WB 401 shut down west of London after chain reaction crash

  A crash on the 401 in Elgin County has shut down the westbound lanes of the highway.

Around 1:30 p.m. Thursday, emergency crews were called to the highway near Mill Road.

A transport truck rear ended another truck, pushing it into three passenger vehicles.

Two people had to be taken to hospital with non-life threatening injuries.

Charges are pending.

Westbound 401, west of Colonel Talbot Road will remain closed to traffic for the removal of the trucks.