Fatal Collision On Wellington Road 35 In Puslinch
On July 21, 2020, at approximately 9:00 p.m. the Wellington County Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) along Waterloo Regional Police Service (WRPS), Waterloo and Guelph-Wellington Paramedic Services and Puslinch Fire responded to a serious motor vehicle collision involving a group of motorcycles and a sedan on Wellington Road 35 near Gore Road in Puslinch Township.
Preliminary investigation revealed that four motorcycles were travelling northbound and a sedan was travelling southbound on Wellington Road 35 when the collision occurred.
A male motorcycle driver was pronounced deceased at the scene.
Three other motorcycle drivers were transported to nearby hospitals, one with serious injuries and two with non-serious injuries.
There were four occupants in the sedan and one of the passengers was transported to a nearby hospital with minor injuries.
Wellington County OPP along with the West Region OPP Traffic Incident Management Enforcement (TIME) Team continue to investigate the collision.
CP Rail was contacted and a stop train order was in effect and Wellington Road 35 was closed in the area and both have since reopened.
This investigation is ongoing and more information will be released when it becomes available.
Any person who may have witnessed this collision is asked to contact the Wellington County OPP at 1-888-310-1122. Should you wish to remain anonymous, you may call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477 (TIPS) or submit a tip on-line at csgw.tips .You may be eligible for a reward from Crime Stoppers of up to $2,000.
ROAD CLOSURE: Wellington Rd 35 between Gore Rd and Concession 1 #Puslinch – Roadway closed following a collision. #OPP and emergency services on scene. Please avoid the area. ^hm
— OPPCommunicationsWR (@OPP_COMM_WR) July 22, 2020
#Wellington OPP are on the scene of a fatal mvc involving 3 motorcycles and a car on WR 35 near Gore Rd in Puslinch Twp. Several parties injured and taken to hospital. Witnesses are asked to call OPP at 1-888-310-1122. Avoid the area if possible. ^CR
— OPP West Region (@OPP_WR) July 22, 2020