Fatal crash on 401 west of Port Hope

Peterborough, ON, Canada / (CHEXTV)

One person is dead and two others have been rushed to hospital following a rollover on Highway 401 on Thursday morningĀ near the Durham/Northumberland County border west of Port Hope.

It happened around 8:15 near Newtonville Road when a vehicle left the highway and plunged approximately 40 feet and landed in a ravine. OPPĀ said one person at the scene was found without vital signs. Another man in his 70s was airlifted to a toronto hospital and a third passenger was taken by ambulance.

The westbound lanes remain closed at Wesleyville Road.

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