Lambton OPP now say a Petrolia man died in a car-transport accident near Brigden Wednesday
Around 1:15 pm Lambton OPP, paramedics and the Brigden Fire Department were called to Mandaumin Road and Courtright Line – east of Brigden – after a transport truck and a sedan collided.
Police say George Smit, 71, of Petrolia died in the crash. The other driver was treated for minor injuries.
The intersection was closed for several hours as the OPP West Region Technical Collision Investigators worked.
Police are asking any witnesses to cal 1-888-310-1122.