The Ontario Provincial Police are investigating a crash on Highway 401 that left “multiple” people dead and sent two passengers to hospital with serious injuries.
The OPP say the collision happened at approximately 3:45 a.m. in Quinte West, Ont., on Saturday.
They say the crash involved a tractor trailer and passenger van.
Police declined to specify how many people were killed.
They say they’re in the process of notifying next of kin.
A stretch of highway remained closed late Saturday morning as police investigated.