Two head-on crashes on Trafalgar Road just an hour apart
Published Monday, January 6, 2020 12:40PM EST Last Updated Monday, January 6, 2020 2:32PM EST
Two people were taken to hospital after a head-on crash near Milton. (Jan. 5, 2020)
Police are investigating two head-on collisions that happened just an hour apart on Trafalgar Road Sunday night.
The first involved an SUV and sedan near Side Road 17, just south of Erin, around 6:25 p.m.
Police say the driver of the sedan was pronounced dead at the scene, while the driver of the SUV was transported to a hospital in Georgetown with non-life threatening injuries.
The second head-on crash happened around 7:30 p.m. at Derry Road East in Milton.
Police say a Toyota Camry crossed the center line and struck a Volkswagen Jetta going in the opposite direction.
The driver of the Jetta, a 35-year-old Milton man, and three of his passengers were taken to hospital with non-life threatening injuries.
Halton Police say the driver of the Camry, 24-year-old Umair Vakani of Missassauga, was not hurt.
He's facing numerous charges including drunk driving.
Trafalgar Road was closed for approximately four hours while police were on scene.