Durham Region Police say a woman has died following a multi-vehicle collision in Whitby.
The accident happened Friday evening, at around 8:39 p.m. near Dundas Street and Lakeridge Road.
According to witnesses, a Mercedes sedan was travelling westbound on Dundas Street at a high rate of speed when it collided with a Nissan sedan, which had been travelling southbound on Lakeridge Road. The Mercedes left the roadway before rolling over. The Nissan sedan broke apart upon impact and two other vehicles were damaged by the flying debris.
Police say the 68-year-old driver of the Nissan was pronounced dead on scene.
The 42-year-old male driver of the Mercedes was extracted from the vehicle and treated for non-life threatening injuries.
Officers are asking anyone with information on the collision to contact call D/Cst. Bryson at 905-579-1520 ext. 5255. or they can contact Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477.