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Morning crash north of Acton leaves one dead, three in hospital (UPDATED)

The incident happened on Wellington Road 125 roughly two kilometres north of Acton
Wellington County OPP investigate a serious crash on Wellington Road 125 just north of Acton Tuesday morning.

UPDATE: 3:15 p.m. OPP report that the individual that died this morning was a 60-year-old Fergus resident. No name has been released.


ERIN – A woman is dead and three other people are in hospital with critical but non life-threatening injuries following an early morning collision just north of Acton.

Around 6 a.m. Tuesday two vehicles collided at the intersection of Wellington Road 125 and Sideroad 32, roughly two kilometres north of Acton. Both vehicles ended up in the ditch on the southwest corner of the intersection and one of the vehicles ended up on its roof

OPP on the scene said the driver of one of the vehicles is deceased. Two passengers in that vehicle were taken to Hamilton General Hospital.

The lone occupant of the second vehicle was taken to Georgetown Hospital.

The investigation by Wellington County OPP continues and the road remains closed.

Keegan Kozolanka

About the Author: Keegan Kozolanka

Keegan Kozolanka is a general assignment reporter for EloraFergusToday, covering Wellington County. Keegan has been working with Village Media for more than two years and helped launch EloraFergusToday in 2021.
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