Officers from the Caledon Detachment of the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) responded to a fatal collision on Highway 9 near Highway 50 in the Town of Caledon.
On August 21, 2022, at approximately 1 p.m., officers and emergency crews responded to a serious two-vehicle collision on Highway 9 near Highway 50. The incident involved two vehicles that collided head on – a pickup truck pulling a horse trailer and a motorcycle. The motorcycle rider was pronounced deceased at the scene. The driver of the truck sustained minor injuries and the horses from the trailer were unharmed.
The deceased has been identified as Nichole HARTUNG, 36, of Kitchener.
Highway 9 between Hwy 50 and Finnerty Side Road was closed for several hours while the OPP Traffic Collision Investigation (TCI) team conducted their investigation. Anyone who may have witnessed the collision or has dashcam footage is asked to contact Caledon OPP at 905-584-2241 or 1-888-310-1122.
If you witnessed the collision and wish to speak to victim services, CaledonDufferin Victim Services can be reached at 905-951-3838.