Fatal Collision Closes Hwy 17 west of Nairn Centre

On Monday, June 3, 2019, at approximately 1:39 p.m., members from the Manitoulin Detachment of the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP), the Sudbury-Manitoulin Emergency Medical Services (EMS), the Nairn-Hyman Fire Department, the Baldwin Fire Department and the Lively Fire Department, responded to a motor vehicle collision involving two vehicles on Highway 17 in Nairn Township, Ontario, approximately 10 kilometers west of Nairn Centre.


Three people have been pronounced deceased. A fourth person has been transported to hospital with non-life threatening injuries.


Highway 17 will remain closed while OPP Technical Collision Investigators analyze the scene.┬áThere is no detour available.┬áThe OPP are asking for the public’s patience as there will be traffic delays during this investigation.