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One dead in Sunday evening crash in Leamington

A vehicle with four occupants left the roadway, rolled over and submerged in a ditch full of water.

The occupants were teens ranging from age 13 to 17

One teenager has died after a Sunday evening rollover crash in Leamington.  (Nathan Denette/Canadian Press)

One teenager has died after a Sunday evening rollover crash in Leamington. 

Around 8 p.m., Ontario Provincial Police responded to the single-vehicle collision at Mersea Road 1 and Mersea Road 19. 

A vehicle with four occupants left the roadway, rolled over and submerged in a ditch full of water.

The occupants were teens ranging from age 13 to 17. One managed to free themselves. The others were trapped. Emergency officials freed the occupants and all were taken to hospital with injuries ranging from minor to life threatening.

The intersection was closed for several hours for investigation but reopened around 3 a.m.

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