Serious crash in Niagara-on-the-Lake has portion of Niagara Stone Rd closed

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A fatal crash in Niagara-on-the-Lake has a portion of Niagara Stone Road closed.

Just before 3 p.m. two cars collided head on Niagara Stone Rd at Eastchester.

One of the drivers was pronounced dead at the scene.

The driver of the second car was transported to a local hospital with critical injuries, but was then airlifted to an out of region hospital.

Niagara Regional Police say the road will be closed into the evening hours between Stewart Rd and Airport Rd. 

The NRP's Collision Reconstruction Unit is on scene.