One person dead after collision on highway 427

A crash on  Highway 427 has claimed the life of one person.

The collision occurred on the sotuhbound lanes of the highway, just south of Derry Road at around 8 p.m.

Ontario Provincial Police Sgt. Kerry Schmidt confirmed via twitter that two vehicles were involved in the collision.

A male driver of one of the vehicles involved was ejected from his car and pronounced dead at the scene.

Road closures were implemented in the area to accommodate a police investigation.

with filed from CP24