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Chatham, Ont. man dead following two-vehicle collision in Middlesex

According to Middlesex and Elgin County Ontario Provincial Police (OPP), the incident was the result of a cargo van driving northbound on Melbourne Road and a pickup truck driving southbound colliding. 

The collision occurred in Southwest Middlesex, Ont. on Tuesday

OPP are continuing to investigate a two-vehicle collision that occured in Southwest Middlesex, Ont. (CBC)

A Chatham, Ont. man is dead following a two-vehicle collision that occurred in Southwest Middlesex, Ont. on Tuesday. 

According to Middlesex and Elgin County Ontario Provincial Police (OPP), 21-year-old Trevor Wintjes was driving northbound on Melbourne Road in a cargo van that was involved in a collision with a pickup truck driving southbound.

OPP said the cargo van veered off the road and rolled into a ditch. 

EMS and fire services arrived at the scene and Wintjes was pronounced dead as a result of the collision.

The pickup truck driver was "physically uninjured," according to OPP.

An investigation into the crash is ongoing. 

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