UPDATE: Woman hit and killed on Hwy 401 in Scarborough
A stretch of Hwy 401 through Scarborough is open again after an hours-long closure.
Westbound express lanes were closed at Brimley at about 4:15 a.m. when a woman was hit by a transport truck in an apparent suicide.
OPP Sgt. Kerry Schmidt says the woman had been walking on the highway prior to being struck.
#BREAKING: Traffic is starting to flow again along the WB 401 Express lanes past Brimley Rd. It had been closed for a police investigation. There are still heavy delays in the Collectors. pic.twitter.com/ChAE50MudF— NEWSTALK1010 (@NEWSTALK1010) March 1, 2018