A 35 year old Hamilton man has lost his life following a crash on the Queen Elizabeth Way in Grimsby.
It happened around 1:53 a.m. on the Toronto-bound side of the QEW at Fifty Road.
The victim was driving his vehicle when it collided with a transport truck.
The driver of the car has been identified as Joshua Merry.
He was transported to a trauma centre with life threatening injuries but later died.
There were reports that the vehicle was driving erratically at high speed, and with no lights on.
A third vehicle was involved, hitting debris after the initial collision.
No significant injuries were reported from the third vehicles driver.
The OPP are continuing to investigate.
1 person dead from car vs. tractor trailer crash on the QEW Toronto bound near Fifty Rd in Grimsby. pic.twitter.com/Fj0XYtTCcP
— Jeremy Cohn (@JeremyGlobalTV) August 8, 2015