Members of the City of Kawartha Lakes Detachment of the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) and emergency crews responded to a serious two vehicle collision which occurred at approximately 7:30 pm this evening on Highway 35, near 7A, in Manvers Township.
An SUV was traveling south bound on Highway 35, when for unknown reasons, crossed into the northbound lane and stuck a pick-up truck. The driver of the SUV was pronounced deceased at scene. The driver of the pick-up truck was transported to a Toronto area hospital with serious injuries.
The highway will remain closed for several hours while the OPP Traffic Collision Investigation (TCI) team are on scene documenting the collision. Detours are set up at Lifford road and 7A.