Embrun, Ont. man killed in crash east of Ottawa
Published Wednesday, April 27, 2022 7:18PM EDT Last Updated Thursday, April 28, 2022 1:03PM EDT
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An 88-year-old Embrun, Ont. man has been identified as the victim of a two-vehicle crash east of Ottawa.
Emergency crews responded to the collision on Highway 138, north of Gravel Hill Road, in North Stormont Township just before 3:15 p.m. Thursday.
Ontario Provincial Police say the initial investigation shows a northbound passenger vehicle and a southbound transport truck collided in the southbound lane of Hwy. 138.
The driver of the passenger vehicle, Armand Benoit, 88, of Embrun, died in the collision.
A passenger in the vehicle was treated for minor injuries.
The OPP Technical Collision Investigators continue to investigate the crash.