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Fatal crash east of Arthur Thursday night claims life of Mount Forest woman

ARTHUR – A crash East of Arthur has claimed the life of 21 year old Rebecca Elizabeth Cutting from Mount Forest pronounced deceased at a local hospital.
The collision happened on Thursday evening at 6:30pm on Wellington Road 109, East of Arthur.  Wellington OPP responded to the crash which is believed to have been a head on collision of an east bound Ford pick up and a west bound Honda sedan.
A 57 year old male driver was treated at the scene with minor injuries.  Wellington Road 109 was closed for the investigation but has since re-opened.
Police believe weather may have contributed to the crash.
With the changing weather, OPP are urging motorists to drive with caution and to plan ahead allowing for weather conditions.
The Wellington County OPP is asking anyone that may have witnessed this collision to please call 1-888-310-1122.