COBOURG, Ont. – A Brampton man has been identified as the victim of a fatal two-vehicle accident on Highway 401, west of Cobourg.
The eastbound lanes of the highway were closed at about 6 a.m. Wednesday after a tractor trailer and a car collided (near the Lyle Street exit at Grafton).
Provincial police say Nethukan Thirunavukarasu, 20, who was driving the smaller vehicle, was killed.
The truck driver wasn’t injured.
A section of the eastbound 401 between Cobourg and Grafton was closed for several hours but reopened before noon.
Police say they are continuing to investigate but there is no immediate word on whether charges will be laid.
By The Canadian Press
source : http://www.niagarathisweek.com/news-story/5246409-brampton-man-dies-in-2-vehicle-crash-on-401/