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Massive pileup, chemical spill on Highway 401 leaves one dead

By The Ottawa Citizen   

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Mar. 15, 2017, Lansdowne, Ont. - One person has died after a multi-vehicle collision that led to a chemical spill and closed Highway 401 for hours east of Brockville. Police confirmed a “serious collision involving transports” along Highway 401 westbound lanes near kilometre marker 675 early Tuesday afternoon in which a corrosive material spilled onto the road and some vehicles were reportedly trapped underneath transport trucks. The Ottawa Citizen reports. | READ MORE

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