Fatal crash closes Highway 401
A car hit the back of a transport truck, killing the driver. (Oct. 6, 2018)
Published Saturday, October 6, 2018 4:22PM EDT
Last Updated Saturday, October 6, 2018 5:08PM EDT
A driver was killed Saturday on Highway 401 near West Lorne.
OPP say a transport truck was pulling out of a service centre around 7:30 a.m. when a car hit it from behind.
The driver of the car was pronounced dead at the scene.
There was heavy fog at the time but it’s not clear whether it was a factor in the crash.
The eastbound lanes were closed for approximately six hours.