One person dead after head on crash near Cookstown

A head on crash left one person dead and another in serious condition.

The OPP confirming the crash occured on Highway 89 west of Cookstown, Ont. Saturday night

According to OPP Sgt. Peter Leon, emergency crews were called to a stretch of the highway between Eighth and Ninth Line at about 7 p.m. for a report of a two car collision.

They arrived to find one person without vital signs who was later pronounced dead at the scene. A second person was airlifted via Ornge Air Ambulance to a hospital trauma centre in Toronto.

with files from CP24