Hwy. 401 between Tilbury South OnRoute and Mill Street reopens following collision

A driver was airlifted to hospital with life-threatening injuries after two transport trucks collided Thursday morning in Chatham-Kent.

Chatham-Kent OPP responded to the collision in the westbound lanes of Highway 401 east of Tilbury at 11:30 a.m. 

All westbound lanes of Highway 401 between the Tilbury South OnRoute and Mill Street were closed while OPP conducted their investigation. 

The road reopened Thursday at about 9:45 p.m.

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