Man Killed in crash

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A 19-year-old was killed in a motor vehicle collision Wednesday evening on Bruce County Road 4 between Hanover and Walkerton.

A white 1993 Honda Accord, driven by a 52-year-old Niagara-on-the-Lake man, was travelling west on the road when a 1993 Honda Civic lost control and entered the eastbound lane, where it struck the Accord.

Grey and Bruce County paramedics, Walkerton Fire Department and Hanover Police Services all attended the scene. The 19-year-old victim was a former Walkerton District Secondary School student and was locally employed. Michael Lemont, of the former Brant Twp., the driver of the Civic, was pronounced dead at the scene.

The 52-year-old man was transported to the South Bruce Grey Health Centre in Walkerton, where he remains with non-life threatening injuries.

Officers from the OPP West Region Traffic Unit and the South Bruce OPP are continuing an investigation into the crash. Any witnesses are asked to contact the OPP at 1-888-310-1122.