Fatal collision in Bracebridge, OPP investigating

The roadway was closed to traffic but has been reopened

UPDATE (4:15 p.m. Tuesday, Jan. 17):

Police have identified the deceased as 77-year-old Lawrence Tomblin of Gravenhurst.

According to OPP, the investigation is ongoing.

The roadway was closed to traffic but has been reopened.

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OPP are investigating a fatal, two-vehicle collision that occurred in Bracebridge on Monday afternoon.

Officers say the incident happened at 1:40 p.m. on Winhara Road at Ecclestone Drive.

According to a release by police, one person was transported to hospital but life-saving efforts were unsuccessful.

The investigation is ongoing with the assistance of the OPP Traffic Incident Management and Enforcement (TIME) team, and the area will be closed to traffic.

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