A 51-year-old London woman has been identified as the victim of a fatal crash along a London off-ramp.
Middlesex OPP say it was around 12:20 p.m. Wednesday when they were called to the eastbound Hwy. 401 off-ramp at Wellington Rd. to reports of a crash.
When they arrived on scene, they found one vehicle went off the roadway and wound up in the ditch.
The passenger in the vehicle was treated and transported to hospital by paramedics where she later died of her injuries. She’s since been identified by the OPP as 51-year-old Katherine Schmidt of London.
The driver of the vehicle, a 56-year-old man was also transported to hospital where he remains listed in critical condition.
Officers say the Wellington Rd. off-ramp was closed for several hours as emergency personnel worked on scene and the investigation into what caused the crash is ongoing.
Anyone with information about the incident is asked to contact the OPP at 1-888-310-1122 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477).