1 dead after crash involving 30 to 40 vehicles shuts down part of Hwy. 401 near Kingston
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OPP, Kingston Fire, and Frontenac Paramedics responded to a collision in the westbound lanes of Hwy. 401 between Hwy. 15 and Montreal Street just after 2:30 p.m. Sunday.
Between 30 and 40 vehicles — including passenger vehicles and tractor trailers — were involved in the crash, according to an OPP news release.
OPP said Kingston Police and the local Red Cross are coordinating their resources at a warming centre at Rideau Heights Community Centre.
“Stranded motorists not involved in the collision are being remove from the highway by Kingston City Transit buses and taken to a warming centre,” OPP said.
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