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Transport truck spills 400 litres of diesel onto Highway 401 in Chatham-Kent ...
Chatham-Kent  -  Jan 10, 2017  -  ctvnews.ca.
No casualties in massive pileup on Highway 401  ...
Bowmanville  -  Jan 9, 2017  -  collisionrepairmag.com.
Massive 401 Pile-up East of Toronto Caught on Video ...
Bowmanville  -  Jan 9, 2017  -  640toronto.com.
Up to 100 vehicles involved in crash on Ontario's Highway 401 ...
Bowmanville  -  Jan 7, 2017  -  ctvnews.ca.
Treacherous icy conditions close both main highway routes from Ottawa to Toronto ...
GTA  -  Dec 26, 2016  -  OttawaCitizen.com.
Transport truck crash on Highway 401 causes major delays near Avenue Road ...
North York  -  Dec 2, 2016  -  CBC.ca.
Teen clocked driving Porsche 215 km/h on Highway 401 ...
Napanee  -  Nov 28, 2016  -  CBC.ca.
Brampton man, 28, dead after hit on Highway 401 in Mississauga ...
Mississauga  -  Nov 20, 2016  -  CBC.ca.
Police urge patience during Hwy. 401 widening – 3,455 charges laid so far this year ...
Cambridge  -  Nov 18, 2016  -  CambridgeTimes.ca.
Section of Fountain Street closing to traffic for 2 years ...
Cambridge  -  Nov 17, 2016  -  CTVNews.ca.
Motorist has gun pointed at him on Highway 401 ...
Oshawa  -  Nov 16, 2016  -  OshawaExpress.ca.
Brampton truck driver charged in highway rollover ...
Chatham-Kent  -  Nov 16, 2016  -  BramptonGuardian.com.
Milton man killed in devastating Mississauga highway crash described as ‘excellent person’  ...
Mississauga  -  Nov 15, 2016  -  BramptonGuardian.com.
Crash closes Highway 401 eastbound near Gananoque ...
Gananoque  -  Nov 15, 2016  -  InsideBrockville.com.
Truck carrying paper products goes up in flames on Highway 401 ...
Lakeshore  -  Nov 14, 2016  -  WindsorStar.com.
Chain-reaction crash on Highway 401 near Woodstock ...
Woodstock  -  Nov 14, 2016  -  CTVNews.ca.
Pick-up truck fire forces closure of Hwy. 401 near Napanee ...
Napanee  -  Nov 10, 2016  -  CKWSTV.com.
SIU investigating after man’s fatal fall onto Highway 401 ...
Cambridge  -  Nov 10, 2016  -  CambridgeTimes.ca.
OPP Seek Driver In Fatal Highway Hit And Run ...
Tecumseh  -  Nov 8, 2016  -  WindsorSquare.ca.
Pedestrian dies in hit-and-run on Hwy 401 ...
Tecumseh  -  Nov 6, 2016  -  CBC.ca.
Oversized Load Blocks Highway 401  ...
Chatham  -  Nov 8, 2016  -  WindsorSquare.ca.
Terry Childs, 55, of Kitchener identified in fatal crash near Woodstock ...
Woodstock  -  Nov 7, 2016  -  CBC.ca.
Section of Highway 401 dedicated to late RMC grad ...
Belleville  -  Nov 6, 2016  -  The Whig.com.
Tree-planting along the Highway of Heroes ...
401 Highway  -  Nov 6, 2016  -  RCINT.ca.
Highway 401 in Belleville shut for major crash  ...
Belleville  -  Nov 4, 2016  -  InsideBelleville.com.
Pick-up truck fire forces closure of Hwy. 401 near Napanee ...
Napanee  -  Nov 4, 2016  -  CKWSTV.com.
SIU investigating after a man falls to his death on 401 in Cambridge ...
Cambridge  -  Oct 31, 2016  -  CTVNews.ca.
Highway 401 to be Temporarily Closed in Mississauga ...
Mississauga  -  Oct 30, 2016  -  InSauga.com.
Hwy. 401 reopens following fatal crash between two tractor-trailers in Milton ...
Milton  -  Oct 26, 2016  -  InsideHalton.com.
Man killed after transport trucks collide on Hwy. 401 in Milton ...
Milton  -  Oct 26, 2016  -  CTVNews.ca.
Family, friends to say goodbye today to Brampton man killed in Mississauga crash ...
Brampton  -  Oct 23/16  -  BramptonGuardian.com.
Driver charged following crash on Highway 401 near Woodstock ...
Ingersoll - Woodstock  -  Oct 21/16  -  CTVNews.ca.
Crash closes westbound lanes of the 401 near Ingersoll - Woodstock region ...
Ingersoll - Woodstock  -  Oct 20/16  -  CTVNews.ca.
Truck fire cleanup causes major delays on portion of Hwy. 401 near Pickering ...
Pickering  -  Oct 13/16  -  CTVNews.ca.
Westbound 401 in Pickering closed until this afternoon after fish truck catches fire ...
Pickering  -  Oct 13/16  -  TheStar.com.
Vehicle Flips Over After Colliding With Toronto Police Cruiser On Hwy. 401 ...
Toronto  -  Oct 13/16 -  iNews880.com.
SIU invokes mandate after crash on Highway 401 west of Gananoque ...
Gananoque  -  Oct 7/16  -  InsideBrockville.com.
401 EAST Closed @ Marker 643 – 3 Vehicle Collision ...
Brockville  -  Oct 6/16  -  CornwallFreeNews.com.
SIU investigates Highway 401 crash east of Kingston involving OPP cruiser ...
Kingston  -  Oct 6/16  -  CBC.ca.
Teen Rear-Ends Car Carrier On Highway 401 ...
Lakeshore  -  Oct 5/16  -  Windsorite.ca.
Mississauga man flees from SDG OPP on Highway 401 in South Dundas ...
South Dundas   -  Oct 4/16  -  Standard-Freeholder.com.
Transport-car crash injures three, closes part of highway ...
Woodstock   -  Oct 2/16  -  CTVNews.ca.
Police release image of vehicle used in Highway 401 shooting ...
Toronto  -  CP24.com -  Sept 30/16.
New 401 ramp could carry a cost ...
Cobourg  -  NorthumberlandToday.com -  Sept 30/16.
Crash on Highway 401 in Puslinch sends 7 to hospital, snarls morning commute ...
Puslinch  -  CBC.ca -  Sept 29/16.
Mississauga man charged after flying wheel smashes car windshield on Highway 401 ...
Mississauga  -  Mississauga.com -  Sept 29/16.
GO-Buses to get by-pass shoulder to skirt traffic on busy 401 west of Toronto ...
Toronto  -  CBC.ca -  Sept 27/16.
Video shows motorcyclists stunt driving before Highway 401 road rage incident ...
Toronto  -  CTVNews.ca -  Sept 26, 2016 ...
New video of the moments leading up to a violent road rage confrontation on Canada’s busiest highway has been posted on social media by a witness ... the two videos posted to Instagram show a group of motorcyclists speeding, performing wheelies and weaving through traffic as they travel westbound on Highway 401 near Dixie Road in Mississauga, west of Toronto ...
Serial Drunk Driver Sentenced To 18 Months In Jail ...
London  -  WindsorSquare.ca -  Sept 26, 2016 ...
After pleading guilty to charges, including impaired driving and fleeing from police, a former Amherstburg man was sentenced to 18 months in jail ... Scott Matthew Renaud, 41, of London, fled from police on Highway 401 ...
Driver allegedly assaults other motorist in Highway 401 road rage dispute ...
Mississauga  -  CBC.ca -  Sept 25, 2016 ...
OPP are investigating a road rage incident between two drivers on Highway 401 on a busy Saturday afternoon ... police say the drivers became involved in an argument while driving eastbound on the highway in Mississauga near Winston Churchill Blvd. on Saturday at 5:15 pm ...
Motorcyclist knocked me unconscious in Hwy. 401 incident, passenger says ...
Mississauga  -  680news.com -  Sept 23, 2016 ...
A 22-year-old Kitchener man now faces charges after a wild night on Highway 401 that saw a driver and a passenger get into a confrontation with a group of motorcyclists, before their car burst into flames ...
Woman killed in rollover crash on Highway 401 near Port Hope ...
Port Hope  -  TheStar.com -  Sept 23, 2016 ...
A woman is dead and a man in critical condition after a rollover accident on Highway 401 near Port Hope Thursday morning, police said ... Ontario Provincial Police confirmed that the woman died at the scene of the crash near Newtonville Rd., east of Oshawa ...
Police seek driver who shot at moving truck on Hwy. 401 at Bayview ...
Toronto  -  CP24.com -  Sept 22, 2016 ...
Toronto Police are seeking to identify the driver of a vehicle who pulled alongside a moving transport truck and fired a handgun in the eastbound lanes of Highway 401 on Tuesday afternoon ...
Truckers continue to protest on Hwy. 401 ...
Milton  -  570News.com -  Sept 21, 2016 ...
Traffic delays continue on Highway 401 through Milton at Trafalgar as gravel haulers continue to protest allowable axle weights ... dozens of protesters parked their trucks in the weigh scale lanes early yesterday morning, creating a distraction for drivers ...
Police search for driver in connection with deadly Hwy. 401 rollover in Mississauga ...
Mississauga  -  Mississauga.com -  Sept 21, 2016 ...
Ontario Provincial Police released photos of a car, believed involved in a Hwy. 401 rollover on the weekend that left a Mississauga woman dead and a man with serious injuries ... the blurry images of the silver sedan, with a sunroof, were taken by Ministry of Transportation traffic cameras and are being circulated to the public in hopes of finding the driver ...
Highway 401 reopened east of Brockville after fatal crash ...
Brockville  -  CBC.ca -  Sept 18, 2016 ...
A fatal crash involving "at least" three vehicles, including a tractor-trailer, shut down Highway 401 in both directions east of Brockville for hours on Sunday, according to Ontario Provincial Police ...
OPP look for driver of silver sedan ...
Mississauga  -  CBC.caSept 18, 2016  ...
Ontario Provincial Police are looking for the driver of a silver sedan that they believe had "some interaction" with an SUV before it rolled over in Mississauga on Saturday, leaving a 62-year-old woman dead ...
Multiple vehicles involved in Highway 401 crash near Maitland ...
Maitland  -  InsideBrockville.com -  Sept 18, 2016 ...
Highway 401 between Maitland and Prescott was closed in both directions for several hours on Sunday ... Leeds Grenville Paramedic Service, Augusta firefighters and Grenville OPP were on the scene of a multi-vehicle crash that occurred west of Blue Church Road ...
One dead and one seriously injured after rollover on Highway 401 ...
Mississauga  -  TheStar.com -  Sept 17, 2016 ...
An SUV rollover into a ditch on the eastbound Highway 401 in Mississauga left a 62-year-old woman dead and a 60-year-old man seriously injured Saturday morning ... the highway was reopened after a nearly three-hour closure in the area just west of Highway 403 ...
Belleville man dead after car rear-ends tractor trailer on Highway 401 ...
Colborne  -  CTVNews.ca -  Sept 15, 2016 ...
A 21-year-old man from Belleville, Ont., has died after a two-vehicle crash near Colborne ... provincial police say the accident happened Wednesday evening when a BMW rear-ended a tractor-trailer on Highway 401 ...
Tractor-trailer driver dead after fiery crash on Highway 401 ...
Gananoque  -  CBC.ca -  Sept 14, 2016 ...
The driver of a tractor-trailer is dead and Highway 401 remains closed westbound near Gananoque, Ont., after the semi slammed into a stationary truck and caught fire, police say ... the fiery collision happened at about 5:30 a.m. ET Wednesday when the westbound tractor-trailer struck a parked safety truck about three kilometers west of Reynolds Road, according to Ontario Provincial Police ...
Woman dies after falling from elevated section of Highway 401 ...
Toronto  -  CBC.ca -  Sept 14, 2016 ...
A woman has died after falling from an elevated section of Highway 401 ... it happened west of Yonge Street Friday the woman plunged approximately 45 meters onto the Don Valley Golf Course ... the woman stepped out of a stopped tow truck in the express lane to help a disabled car ...
Hwy. 401 eastbound reopened in Oshawa after fatal collision: OPP ...
Oshawa, Ont  -  CP24.com -  Sept 7, 2016 ...
The OPP says all eastbound lanes of Highway 401 were closed at Harmony Road in Oshawa for two hours on Wednesday after a fatal collision occurred nearby... Sgt. Kerry Schmidt says eastbound motorists were diverted off the highway at Harmony Road and detoured to the Courtice Road exit ...
80-year-old Toronto man dead after 7-vehicle crash in Mississauga ...
Mississauga, Ont  -  GlobalNews.ca -  Sept 4, 2016 ...
An 80-year-old man has died after seven vehicles collided on Highway 401 in Mississauga Saturday.Emergency crews were called to the eastbound lanes of the highway just east of Dixie Road around 5:30 p.m., according to the OPP ... .the man, whose identity hasn’t been released, was taken to hospital where he later died ...
Driver charged after tractor trailer rollover on Highway 401 ...
Chatham-Kent, Ont  -  Windsor.CTVNews.ca -  Sept 2, 2016 ...
Quebec truck driver has been charged after a tractor trailer rollover on Highway 401 in Chatham-Kent.Chatham-Kent OPP were called to the crash on Highway 401 near Drake Road on Friday at 6 a.m. ... investigation indicated that an eastbound tractor trailer had rolled onto its side and came to rest in the ditch, partially blocking the eastbound passing lane ....
GRAPHIC VIDEO: Bloodied cow reported in livestock trailer along Hwy. 401 ...
Campbridge, Ont  -  CambridgeTimes.ca -  Sept 2, 2016 ...
A London woman is sounding alarm bells after coming across an injured and bleeding cow in a livestock truck stopped along Highway 401 in Cambridge .... animal rights activist Amber Gionet was on her way home from Pearson International Airport on Aug. 31 when she stopped for gas at the westbound On Route centre at about 1:30 a.m .... that’s when she says she spotted a livestock truck pulling in and decided to take a closer look ....
Impaired charges after 401 rollover ...
Napanee, Ont  -  Intelligencer.ca -  Sept 1, 2016 ...
A man from Victoriaville, Quebec has been charged with impaired driving after a rollover on the Highway 401 early Thursday morning .... members of the Napanee OPP were called to a transport rollover on the west-bound off ramp of the highway at Wallbridge-Loyalist Road around 1:15 a.m. ....
Four injured, one vehicle in flames after Highway 401 crash near Mallorytown ...
Mallorytown, Ont  -  Recorder.ca -  Aug 29, 2016 ...
A multi-vehicle pileup on Highway 401 sent four people to hospital Monday afternoon, with one of the involved vehicles catching fire after the collision occurred .... police, fire and emergency officials were called to the accident just after 3 p.m. in Front of Yonge Township near the Mallorytown interchange when three vehicles were involved in a collision.
Tractor trailer, pick-up truck collide on Highway 401 east of Puslinch ...
Kitchner, Ont  -  Kitchener.CTVNews.ca -  Aug 29, 2016 ...
Emergency crews were called to a serious crash in the eastbound lanes of Highway 401 north of Puslinch Sunday .... Ontario Provincial Police say a tractor trailer and pick-up truck collided just after 2 p.m. near Milburough Line, between Highway 6 and Guelph Line ... as a result of the crash, the tractor trailer jackknifed and the pick-up ended up on its side ...
Police car struck by transport on Highway 401, officer hurt ...
Windsor, Ont  -  CBC.ca -  Aug 28, 2016 ...
An unmarked Windsor police cruiser was struck by a transport truck Friday, the OPP says... the collision happened on Highway 401 near Howard Avenue on the southeastern edge of Windsor, Ont. ... a Windsor police was conducting a traffic stop when their unmarked grey Chevy Camaro was struck from behind by the transport truck ...
Eight vehicles involved in Highway 401 crash near Dorchester ...
London, Ont  -  CTVNews.ca -  Aug 22, 2016 ...
Middlesex County OPP say eight vehicles were involved in a crash on Highway 401 at Dorchester Road on Monday ... around 5:17 p.m., emergency responders were called to a multi-vehicle collision in the westbound lanes of the 401, near the Dorchester Road off ramp .... eight vehicles were involved, with several people injured, say police.
‘Gracie’ the piglet saved from grow farm after accidentally falling off truck ...
Kingston, Ont  -  GlobalNews.ca -  Aug 5, 2016 ...
Rob Boisvert found “Gracie” a week ago in a stretch of the Highway 401 between Alexandria and Kingston, Ont. .... Boisvert, a volunteer for Refuge RR, believes the piglet fell off a truck headed for a factory grow farm in the Eastern Townships ...
Collision flips car on Hespeler Road ...
CAMBRIDGE, Ont   -  TheRecord.com -  Aug 5, 2016 ...
A dramatic collision flipped a car onto its roof at a Highway 401 exit early Friday .... no one was hurt and police were able to clear away the debris before it could snarl the morning rush .... the accident happened before 5 a.m. on Hespeler Road. Waterloo Regional Police say a Honda Civic came off the 401 and was turning left to head north on Hespeler when it collided with a Volkswagen Jetta heading north on Hespeler ...
Hwy. 401 near Highbury Avenue shut down just before 7 a.m. after four tractor trailers, one dump truck crash in chain-reaction collision  ...
London, Ont  -  LFPress.com -  Aug 5, 2016 ...
Police are investigating a five-vehicle crash involving four tractor trailers and a dump truck that closed down eastbound lanes of Highway 401 in London Wednesday morning.The crash occurred just before 7 a.m. near the Highbury Ave. exit, OPP said in a news release Wednesday ...
Crash affects Highway 401 eastbound near Prescott ...
Prescott, Ont  -  InsideBrockville.com -  July 30, 2016 ...
At least two ambulances were dispatched to a collision on Highway 401 near Prescott on Saturday afternoon. Two vehicles appeared to have been involved in the crash in the eastbound lanes between Merwin Lane and the Edward Street interchange.The extent of the injuries could not be confirmed ...
Trucker charged after close encounter with Elgin OPP officer...
Stoney Creek, Ont  -  StThomasTimesJournal.com -  July 28, 2016 ...
A Stoney Creek, Ont., trucker has been charged with careless driving after a close encounter Wednesday with an Elgin OPP officer. The constable had pulled on to the shoulder of the eastbound lanes of Highway 401, east of Furnival Road, to assist a disabled motorist. In spite of activating his emergency lights and setting up flares, the operator of a tractor trailer failed to move over and made a sudden steering correction knocking over the flares ...
Trailer flips on 401 off-ramp at Homer Watson Boulevard ...
Kitchner, Ont  -  Kitchener.CTVNews.ca -  July 27, 2016 ...
an SUV towing a trailer lost control while exiting Highway 401 in Kitchener on Wednesday. Around 3 p.m., the SUV came into contact with another vehicle while on the highway’s eastbound off-ramp to Homer Watson Boulevard and lost control ...
Bridge renamed for fallen constable  ...
Napanee, Ont  -  TheWhig.com -  July 25, 2016 ...
A local bridge over Highway 401 was named after a provincial constable 80 years after he was killed in the line of duty.Const. Orval E. Storey, 30, was originally from Napanee and was working at the Owen Sound detachment when he died on July 25, 1936. Storey, a six-year veteran of the service, was riding a motorcycle when the car in front of him sideswiped a vehicle driving in the opposite direction. The oncoming vehicle then crossed the centre line and collided with Storey head-on ...
Toronto police seek man wanted in assault investigation ...
Toronto, Ont  -  CBC.ca/News -  July 24, 2016 ...
Toronto police say they require assistance from the public in locating a man wanted as part of an assault investigation. Police said the man frequently visited a hotel near Markham Road and Highway 401 from Monday to Friday last week and he assaulted the same woman each time he went there. Police said they responded to the scene of the most recent reported assault, but the man managed to flee before officers arrived. Authorities are looking for a 31-year-old Toronto man, who is wanted for three counts of assault, two counts of failing to comply with probation, two counts of driving while under suspension and one count of uttering threats. Police said he is wanted for outstanding warrants. The man is described as 170 centimeters tall, weighing 68 kilograms with a muscular build, having a short afro and a goatee. Police said he was last seen wearing a blue tank top and blue jeans ...
Man killed, woman injured in Hwy. 401 motorcycle crash ...
Huntsville, Ont  -  CBC.ca/News -  July 23, 2016 ...
A male motorcyclist is dead and a female motorcyclist is dealing with injuries after a crash on Highway 401 early Saturday morning, provincial police say. Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) say the crash involved at least three motorcycles and a transport truck at around 3:30 a.m. on the eastbound express lanes of Highway 401 near Keele Street.The name and age of the deceased male has not yet been released by authorities. Police closed the eastbound express lanes of Highway 401 from east of Jane Street to east of Allen Road for much of Saturday while officers investigated at the scene. The OPP announced the lanes were reopened just before 5 p.m ...
Multi-vehicle crash ties up traffic on Highway 401 ...
Kitchner, Ont  -  Guelph.CTVNews.ca -  July 22, 2016 ...
Traffic on Highway 401 east of Guelph slowed down in both directions Friday due to a multi-vehicle collision. The collision was reported just before noon, in the westbound lanes of the highway between Guelph Line and Highway 6 South. According to the OPP, one lane of traffic was blocked for about 20 minutes before all involved vehicles were moved to the shoulder.  Car towed from 401 crash. A car is towed away from the scene of a multi-vehicle crash on Highway 401 between Highway 6 South and Guelph Line on Friday, July 22, 2016. One car was towed from the scene, while a second car and a transport truck were also at the side of the road as police investigated ...
Traffic stop leads to drug bust ...
Kemptville, Ont  -  Recorder.ca -  July 21, 2016 ...
A 32-year-old man was charged with multiple drug crimes on Wednesday after provincial police stopped a driver for speeding near Prescott. Shortly before 11:30 a.m., a Quebec man was pulled over on the eastbound Highway 401 by the Ontario Provincial Police for travelling in excess of the posted speed limit in Grenville County, but it was revealed the driver of the Kia Magenta was in possession of cocaine for the purpose of trafficking and was in possession of over $200,000 in currency, the OPP reported.Dario Ramirez-Lopera, of Laval, QC, has been charged with possession of cocaine for the purpose of trafficking, trafficking in proceeds of crime, possession of property obtained by crime and money laundering, said police ...
Highway 401 in South Dundas is part of OPP Move Over blitz...
St. Lawrence, Ont  -  InsideBrockville.com -  July 20, 2016 ...
Six hours of an enforcement effort on Eastern Ontario's major routes produced results, according to the OPP.The Move Over initiative on Highway 401 in South Dundas and South Stormont, and also on Highway 417 in North Glengarry, took place on Tuesday. Officers from the highway safety division and commercial vehicle enforcement unit were assisted by personnel from the Stormont, Dundas and Glengarry OPP detachment ...
Salad dressing, mayo spills in truck rollover, forces Hwy. 401 ramp to close ...
Brampton, Ont  -  CTVNews.ca -  July 19, 2016 ...
A 52-year-old Brampton man has been charged with careless driving after a truck rolled over, spilling mayonnaise and salad dressing on part of a busy highway interchange on Tuesday.The ramp leading onto Highway 401 from the Don Valley Expressway is expected to remain closed until at least 8 p.m. after the cargo was spilled all over the road.The driver of the vehicle was taken to hospital following the rollover, but OPP Sgt. Kerry Schmidt said it was only as a precaution. The driver suffered from some cuts and bruises ...
Vehicle crashes through construction zone on Hwy. 401, man rushed to hospital ...
Toronto, Ont  -  CTVNews.ca -  July 17, 2016 ...
A man was taken to hospital after a vehicle crashed into a construction zone on Highway 401 on Sunday. The incident occurred around midnight when a vehicle was going westbound in a Highway 401 collectors lane. As the vehicle approached the Don Valley Parkway and Highway 404 exit, police said, it barreled through a construction gate and drove about 300 metres before crashing.Toronto police and paramedics arrived on scene and one person was rushed to Sunnybrook Hospital ...
Flyaway truck wheel on Highway 401 caused a multi-vehicle collision west of London ...
London, Ont  -  LFPress.com -  July 14, 2016 ...
A flyaway truck wheel wreaked havoc, causing a multi-vehicle collision and sending a man to hospital, on highway 401 early Thursday.The wheel came loose from a black Chevrolet pickup truck as it was travelling on Highway 401 westbound, west of Old Victoria Road.London fire crews, the OPP and emergency services responded to the scene of the collision at about 6:55 a.m. The pickup truck's front driver's side wheel rolled over the centre median into eastbound lanes of the freeway, forcing a silver Chrysler car to swerve to avoid it.The driver of the car, a 32-year-old London man was taken to hospital by ambulance for non-life threatening injuries. The transport trailer driver, a 49-year-old Central Elgin man, was uninjured. Also uninjured was the pickup truck driver, a 24-year-old Dundas man. Both eastbound lanes of Highway 401 were closed for a short period of time. They have since been reopened ...
Woman kidnapped in Windsor, escapes on Highway 401: Windsor police ...
Windsor, Ont  -  Windsor.CtvNews.ca -  July 13, 2016 ...
Windsor police say they are investigating an attempted murder, kidnapping and forcible confinement incident.According to police, it began in the 3700 block of Montcalm in Windsor on Tuesday.An adult female was allegedly kidnapped by a man who was known to her, and taken out of the city by vehicle. Police say she was able to make her escape from the vehicle off of the 401 near Ingersoll, Ont., and the police were contacted. The suspect was subsequently arrested at a truck stop in Woodstock with the assistance of both the Ontario Provincial Police and the Woodstock Police Service, in the early morning hours on Wednesday ...
Two transport trucks and pickup crash on Highway 401 near Tilbury ...
Windsor, Ont  -  Windsor.CtvNews.ca -  July 12, 2016 ...
http://windsor.ctvnews.ca/two-transport-trucks-and-pickup-crash-on-highway-401-near-tilbury-1.2983726 ...
D’Amato: Highway 401 congestion good news for our airport...
Toronto, Ont  -  TheRecord.com -  Jul 08, 2016 ...
Toronto's Pearson airport is literally running out of runway. Already, there are certain times of day when the airport can't fit one more takeoff or landing into the packed schedule. But the growth in traffic is unstoppable. Last year, Pearson moved 41 million passengers. Twenty years from now, experts predict that number will be at least 65 million. Meanwhile, driving Highway 401 to that airport becomes a more unpleasant experience every year. It's clogged, crowded and incredibly stressful. "It's become a deterrent," said Waterloo Region Coun. Tom Galloway. "Too many people are missing flights." ...
Motorcyclist dies in Scarborough crash near Highway 401 ...
Scarborough, Ont  -  CBC.ca/News -  Jul 06, 2016 ...
motorcyclist is dead after a collision with a vehicle in Scarborough, Toronto police said Wednesday night. Police said the crash occurred on McCowan Road north of Highway 401 around 6:30 p.m. Const. Craig Brister said the motorcyclist was westbound on Highway 401, exited onto McCowan Road northbound, went across four lanes of traffic, went over the median and was hit by a southbound vehicle. All roads closed due to the fatal collision have been reopened ...
Woman charged with impaired after speeding past OPP cruiser on Highway 401 near Napanee ...
Napanee  -  KingstonRegion.com -  June 28, 2016 ...
OPP say a 28-year-old woman from Quinte West has been charged with impaired after she sped past an officer on Highway 401 near Napanee ... The officer caught up to the vehicle and pulled the driver over .... Police say the driver was given a roadside alcohol screening device test .... Charged with over 80 mgs and failing to comply with a probation order is Samantha Rightmyer, 28, of Quinte West ...
Woman in hospital after vehicle rollover in Downsview ...
Downsview  -  CP24.com -  June 28, 2016 ...
One woman is in hospital this morning after a vehicle rollover on Highway 401 in Downsview .... it happened late last night on the off-ramp from the eastbound lanes of the highway to Keele Street .... Reports from the scene indicate that the driver of the vehicle was trapped and needed to be extricated by Toronto Fire Services ...
Three generations from one family confirmed among the dead in horrific accident ...
Toronto  -  InsideToronto.com -  June 28, 2016  ...
Three generations of women from a single family and a college student days away from graduation were killed in a massive pile-up on Highway 400 Friday evening that police say was avoidable .... Valbona Vokshi, mother of 5 year old Isabela, and grandmother Xhemile did not survive the crash of south of Finch Ave .... Friends have started a crowd-funding campaign on GoFundMe.com to raise money for the family ...
Two motorcyclists rushed to hospital after east-end crash ...
Toronto  -  CP24.com -  June 26, 2016 ...
Two motorcyclists are in hospital this morning after a crash in the city’s east end .... It happened on Highway 401 near Victoria Park Avenue at around 12:45 am .... Paramedics say two motorcyclists were involved in the collision and both drivers were taken to a trauma centre in serious condition ...
At least 4 dead, including 1 child, in fiery crash on Highway 400 in Toronto ...
Toronto  -  GlobalNews.ca -  June 24, 2016 ...
At least four people are dead following a fiery multi-vehicle crash on Highway 400 in Toronto Friday night .... OPP previously told Global News five people were killed but have since revised their statement, saying they are looking into a possible fifth fatality .... At least 4 people have died after a fiery crash on Highway 400 on Friday evening ...
Quebec trucker charged in Whitby Hwy. 401 crash that killed four denied request to travel abroad ...
Whitby  -  DurhamRegion.com -  June 15, 2016 ...
A trucker charged in the deaths of four people last fall on Hwy. 401 in Whitby has failed in his bid to travel abroad prior to the beginning of his trial .... Superior Court Justice Susan Woodley dismissed an application that would have allowed Mohinder Singh Saini to vary the terms of his bail .... Mr. Saini, 72, of Lasalle, Quebec, had sought permission to travel to India for 10 weeks ...
Traffic stop on 401 leads to drug charge  ...
Chatham-Kent  -  ChathamDailyNews.ca -  June 13, 2016 ...
Chatham-Kent OPP seized over $13,000 of methamphetamine found in a vehicle stopped on Highway 401 Saturday afternoon .... The OPP said the driver of a black Ford Escape was motioned to pull over for a traffic stop near Victoria Road just before 5 p.m. ...
Construction to widen Highway 401 wreaking havoc on Mississauga residents ...
Mississauga  -  Mississauga.com -  June 8, 2016 ...
Jim Williams knew buying a home near Highway 401 was a risky move, but when the province opted to widen the highway from six to 12 lanes, he had no idea the impact it would have on his property ...
Highway 401 median saves road workers from flying truck wheel ...
London  -  CBC.ca -  June 3, 2016 ...
A concrete median on Highway 401 in southern Ontario has been credited with saving a roadside worker from injury or possible death after a wheel flew through the air after becoming dislodged from a truck .... Two wheels flew off a westbound tractor-trailer on Friday afternoon near Veterans Memorial Parkway in London, Ont ...
Wrong-way driver hits multiple vehicles on Highway 401 ...
Cambridge  -  CTVNews.ca -  June 3, 2016 ...
Impaired and dangerous driving charges have been laid after a driver allegedly hit a transport truck and another vehicle while travelling in the wrong direction on Highway 401 in Cambridge .... The OPP say they were notified of the collisions around 1:15 a.m. Friday, when they were told that a vehicle had been travelling westbound in the 401’s eastbound lanes near Hespeler Road ...
Transport truck fire closes lanes on Highway 401 westbound at Highway 427 ...
Mississauga  -  CBC.ca -  June 1, 2016 ...
A transport truck filled with peat moss was fully engulfed in fire after hitting the guardrail on Highway 401 late Tuesday night, closing the westbound lanes for several hours .... Police say it happened near Highway 427 just before 11:30 p.m. and that the cleanup would require a lengthy closure ...
Lawsuit filed against trucking company after fatal Highway 401 crash ...
Chatham-Kent  -  CTVNews.ca -  May 25, 2016 ...
A lawsuit has been filed following a Highway 401 crash that killed two people, including a teenager .... Law firm Paciocco and Mellow represents the family of 13-year Alyssa Smulders and her uncle Marc Lafontaine, who launched the suit against Novak Trucking and driver, Leszek Urbaniak ...
Watermelon truck rolls over on Highway 401 near Tilbury ...
Tilbury  -  WindsorStar.com -  May 23, 2016 ...
No one was hurt except some watermelons when a big rig flipped into a ditch on Highway 401 near Tilbury on Monday evening .... Around 6:15 p.m., OPP were called to a single-vehicle accident involving a tractor trailer where the 401 meets County Road 42 ...
Two tractor trailers collide on Highway 401 in Lakeshore ...
Lakeshore  -  CTVNews.ca -  May 20, 2016 ...
Essex County OPP say one tractor trailer rear-ended another tractor trailer on Highway 401 in Lakeshore Friday morning. Emergency crews were called to attend the collision at about 5 am .... The crash occurred in the westbound lanes of the 401, just west of Essex County Road 42 ...
Tractor-trailer crash closes several lanes on Hwy. 401 during morning traffic rush ...
Toronto  -  CTVNews.ca -  May 16, 2016 ...
A jackknifed tractor-trailer blocked the eastbound express lanes on Highway 401 near Leslie Street Monday morning .... The crash happened at around 8:30 a.m. Ontario Provincial Police Sgt. Kerry Schmidt posted a report of the incident on Twitter, saying lanes were closed because of a three-vehicle collision ...
Two crashes on Highway 401 near Tilbury investigated ...
Tilbury
  -  CTVNews.ca -  May 13, 2016 ...
Chatham-Kent OPP are investigating after two separate collisions on Highway 401 Friday morning .... Emergency crews were called to a tractor trailer rollover around 10 a.m. on the 401 near County Road 42 .... The lone male driver of the tractor trailer was extricated and transported by EMS to a local hospital ...
Driver killed in crash that closed Highway 401 identified ...
Ingersoll  -  CTVNews.ca -  May 13, 2016 ...
The man killed Thursday when his vehicle was hit by a transport truck on Highway 401 has been identified as a resident of eastern Ontario .... Oxford County OPP say 74-year-old William Berry, who lives east of Kingston in Leeds and the Thousand Islands, was the victim of the early-morning collision near Culloden Road outside Ingersoll ...





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