Update: Merlin woman killed in 401 crash
On the 16th of April, 2012 at 6:50 a.m. the Chatham-Kent Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) were called to a two vehicle collision on the 401 Highway near the Mull Side Road.
Police investigation has revealed that a tractor-trailer travelling westbound on the 401 Highway, crossed the median and collided with an eastbound vehicle.
The driver of the vehicle, Jennifer Mott, a 47 year old Merlin, Ontario woman was pronounced deceased at the scene.
The passenger of the car a 19 year old Blenheim, Ontario woman and the driver of the tractor-trailer a 29 year old Windsor, Ontario man were both transported to hospital with non-life threatening injuries.
Charges are pending further investigation
Any person that may have witnessed the collision is asked contact the Chatham-Kent OPP at 1-888-310-1122 or (519) 352-1122, or their nearest police authority.
Should you wish to remain anonymous, you may call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477), where you may be eligible to receive a cash reward of up to $2,000.