Members of the City of Kawartha Lakes Detachment of the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) are currently on scene investigating a fatal motor vehicle collision on Highway 35 north of Lindsay.

At approximately 10:30 a.m. this morning on Highway 35 just north of Thunder Bridge Road, City of Kawartha Lakes EMS, Fire and OPP attended a three vehicle collision. The collision involved a dump truck and two SUVs. 

Robert CLARK, 64 years-of-age, of Haliburton was pronounced deceased at the scene. Two others were transported to a nearby hospital with non-life threatening injuries.

The highway will remain closed for several hours while the OPP Traffic Collision Investigation (TCI) team are on scene documenting. Detours are set up at Thunder Bridge Road and Peniel Road/Kenrei Road.

A black cube van was observed at the scene and the City of Kawartha Lakes OPP are asking that the driver of that vehicle reach out to provide a statement.  Any witnesses who have not yet spoken to police are asked to contact the investigating officer by calling 1-888-310-1122.

Submitted by the City of Kawartha Lakes OPP