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Monday, February 24, 2020

Woman Killed in Highway 89 Crash

Violet Hill | by Jill Young  

67 year old Jennifer Poet was killed when her minivan crossed the centre line in Violet Hill.

A 67 year old woman has been named as the victim in a collision on Highway 89.

Dufferin County OPP say around 7:45 pm Friday February 21st,  a transport truck hauling logs and a minivan traveling in opposite directions, collided.

Police say it's not known why, but the minivan crossed the centre line into the path of the transport.

67-year-old Jennifer Poet of Southampton was pronounced dead at the scene, while the driver of the tractor trailer was not physically injured. 

The road was closed for several hours for the investigation.

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