One person dead in Wednesday ATV crash north of Brighton

Old Wooler Road closed between Tower Line Road and Lord Road for police investigation

An Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) police car. (Photo: OPP)

One person is dead after an all-terrain vehicle (ATV) crashed on Old Wooler Road around 13 kilometres north of Brighton on Wednesday (March 15).

Members of the Northumberland County Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) and emergency crews are at the scene of the fatal collision, which involved a single ATV on Old Wooler Road between Tower Line Road and Lord Road.

No other injuries were reported at the time of the collision.

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Police have not provided any details about the victim, the nature of the collision, or whether more than one person was involved.

Old Wooler Road will be closed between Tower Line Road and Lord Road for several hours while police investigate and document the scene. Detours are in place.

Anyone who may have witnessed or has video/dash camera footage of the collision and who has not yet spoken with police is asked to contact the Northumberland County OPP at 1-888-310-1122.