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Fatal Crash East Of Mount Forest Tuesday Night

UPDATE: Police have identified the deceased as 56 year old Dieter Lachmann of Burlington.

MOUNT FOREST – One person has died following a single vehicle collision late Tuesday night at the intersection of Wellington Road 16 and Highway 89, just east of Mount Forest.

The lone occupant in the vehicle was taken to the hospital where they later succumbed to their injuries. OPP are not releasing the identity of the victim until next of kin have been notified.

The road was closed for several hours, to allow for a police investigation.

We are expecting an update on this story from Police later today or tomorrow.