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Clifford Man Killed In Two Vehicle Accident

A two-vehicle collision along Bruce County Road 10 in Elderslie Township has left two people dead.  OPP investigated the crash Thursday afternoon, and found that a northbound car lost traction and was skidding along the roadway when it was struck by a southbound cargo van.  The driver of the northbound car, 46 year old Mark Gatt, of Clifford was pronounced dead at the scene.  The passenger of that same car, 46 year old Sarah Irvine, of Hanover was also pronounced dead at the scene.

 The driver of the southbound cargo van was taken to a local hospital to have minor injuries assessed.