Two Women Are Dead After Three Vehicle Crash In Chatham-kent

Two women are dead following a multi-vehicle crash in Chatham-Kent.

Emergency crews were called Tuesday at 2pm to the crash involving three vehicles on Kent Bridge Road at River Line, south of Highway 2 and west of Thamesville, in Chatham-Kent.

Police say a Bothwell woman travelling eastbound on River Line came to a stop to wait for a farm tractor travelling southbound on Kent Bridge Rd.

As the farm tractor was making a turn, the other vehicle proceeded into the intersection and struck a third vehicle which caused it to lose control, slide sideways and into the path of a southbound transport truck
As a result, two Kent Bridge women, aged 62 and 63, died.

Police are asking anyone who witnessed the crash to give them a call at 519-463-6600 ext 81784.