UPDATE: Two dead after 402 crash: OPP

A few of the cars involved in a multi car pileup on Highway 402 at Oil Heritage Road this morning. OPP say at least one person died in the accident which occurred during whiteout conditions.

Lambton OPP say two people died in the massive pileup on the 402. Dozens of cars and transport trucks collided on the westbound 402 near Oil Heritage Road around 8:30am yesterday in sudden snow squalls which created whiteout conditions. The highway just reopened around 9 this morning as the OPP’s technical traffic collision investigators tried to… Read more »

Fire departments search apartment after gas leak scare

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Firefighters from the Petrolia-North Enniskillen and Oil Springs went home-to-home at MidValley Apartments in Petrolia after a resident thought they smelled natural gas. Five fire vehicles filled the apartment’s Petrolia Line parking lot around noon Thursday going door-to-door using detectors to see if there was, in fact, a leak. Petrolia North Enniskillen Chief Lawrence Swift… Read more »