Update - Fatal Collision On Talbot Line - Deceased Identified
Malahide Township, ON - The deceased driver has been identified as Brian HALL age
65 of Gabriola Island, British Colombia.
The cause of the collision is still under investigation.
Fatal Collision On Talbot Line
Malahide Township, ON - On May 3, 2018, at approximately 9:45 a.m., members of the
Elgin County Ontario Provincial Police (OPP), St. Thomas-Elgin Paramedics and Malahide
Fire Services responded to a motor vehicle collision on Highway 3 (Talbot Line),
between Hacienda Road and Springfield Road, Malahide Township.
The investigation, thus far has revealed that an eastbound pick-up truck and a westbound
sedan collided head-on.
As a result of the collision, the adult male driver of the sedan was pronounced
deceased at the scene. The identity of the deceased is being withheld pending next-of-kin
The driver of the pick-up truck was transported to hospital via land ambulance with
Talbot Line is expected to remain closed to traffic between Hacienda Road and Springfield
Road for several hours.
OPP Technical Collison Investigators (TCI) are on scene assisting with the investigation.
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