Police probing Monday evening fatal collision near New Lowell

No details yet on the victim of the crash

Police are investigating what led to a fatal crash in Clearview Township Monday evening.

The OPP report a vehicle was traveling north on Simcoe Road 10 when it lost control and struck a hydro pole near Concession Road 3, just east of New Lowell. The driver of the vehicle was taken by County of Simcoe paramedics to Royal Victoria Hospital but succumbed to their injuries and was pronounced deceased at hospital.

Police have identified the deceased as 19-year-old Duncan McDonald of Wasaga Beach.

Simcoe Road 10 remained closed for several hours as part of the probe in the circumstances surrounding the crash but has since reopened.