Triple fatal near Port Perry

Three people are dead and two others are in serious condition following a head-on crash southwest of Port Perry.

According to OPP sergeant Kerry Schmidt the crash happened on highway 7 and 12 at the Scugog 4th Line when a northbound SUV crossed into the southbound lanes, colliding with a car around 1 am. 

The driver of the SUV, a 68-year-old man from Greenbank is in hospital.

Police say a 59-year-old man and 55-year-old woman were from Goodwood and a 44-year-old woman was from Port Perry. 

They were all pronounced at the scene.