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Police have identified the 55 year old woman from Caledon, who was killed Monday near Palmerston.

Around 6:00 p.m. Monday, Perth County OPP responded to a vehicle collision at the intersection of Perth Road 140 and Perth Line 91 in the Township of Wallace. It was reported that a tractor trailer and an S.U.V. had collided at the intersection and that three occupants in the S.U.V. were seriously injured.

55 year old Girga PERSAUD of Caledon was pronounced dead at the scene.

Two other occupants of the S.U.V. were transported to a local hospital with serious injuries. The driver of the tractor trailer did not require medical treatment.

The cause of the collision is currently being investigated.