Fatal Crash On Watson Road

On August 6th at approximately 4:15 p.m. the Ontario Provincial Police, Wellington County Detachment, responded along with Puslinch Fire and Guelph-Wellington Paramedic Services to a serious motor vehicle collision at the intersection of Watson Road and Maltby Road in the Township of Puslinch.

Preliminary investigation revealed that a southbound motor vehicle collided with an eastbound motor vehicle at that location. The driver of the eastbound motor vehicle was pronounced deceased at the scene. The driver of the southbound motor vehicle was transported to hospital with nonlife threatening injuries.

The Wellington County OPP and West Region OPP Traffic Incident Management and Enforcement Team (TIME) are on scene and are investigating the collision.

Watson Road was closed between Wellington Road 34 and Hume Road. Maltby Road was closed between Victoria Road and the Eleventh Concession while police investigated.

The Wellington County OPP is asking anyone that may have witnessed this collision to please call 1-888-310-1122.