Middlesex OPP have identified the person killed in Tuesday’s early-morning crash in Wardsville as a Chatham-Kent woman.
It was around 6:40 a.m. when officers say a silver Chevrolet Cavalier and a black Chevrolet Silverado collided on Longwoods Rd. on the bend between Dogwood Rd. and Davis St. A male driver was transported to hospital in serious condition while the other driver was pronounced dead at the scene.
On Wednesday morning investigators identified the deceased as 29-year-old Ashley Kerr of Chatham-Kent. Officers say the other driver involved has since been released from hospital.
The OPP says charges are pending the completion of the investigation into the cause of the crash.
Anyone who was in the area at the time of the collision who has information about what took place is asked to contact Middlesex OPP at 1-888-310-1122 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477).