Elgin County OPP have released the identity of the man killed in a crash near Belmont last week.
Emergency crews responded to the scene on Belmont Road at Yorke Line at around 6:45 a.m. Friday.
According to Police, a tractor trailer was on Yorke Line turning north onto Belmont Rd when a Jeep that was northbound on Belmont Rd came upon the tractor trailer and struck it on the driver’s side.
As a result of the collision with the tractor trailer, the Jeep rolled onto the driver’s side and was immediately stuck by a pick-up truck that was traveling south on Belmont Rd.
The driver and lone occupant of the Jeep, 38-year-old Michael Wodzinski of Alymer, was pronounced dead at the scene.
The driver and lone occupant of the pick-up truck was transported to hospital with serious injuries.
The driver of the tractor trailer was not injured in the collision.
Police continue to investigate the cause of the collision.