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9-year-old among 3 dead in head-on crash in Bradford

Last Updated Sep 21, 2019 at 3:11 pm EDT

Three people are dead following a crash between an SUV and a tractor trailer near Bradford. TWITTER/South Simcoe Police

Three people are dead, including a 9-year-old boy, following a head-on crash in Bradford.

South Simcoe police say an SUV was travelling northbound on Yonge Street when it collided with a tractor trailer heading southbound near 14th Line around 4:30 p.m. Friday.

Police say a 37-year-old Newmarket man and the man’s 61-year-old mother in the SUV were pronounced dead at the scene.

Paramedics transported the man’s 9-year-old son from the SUV to hospital where he later died from his injuries.

The truck driver was treated at the scene and released.

No word on if any charges will be laid.

Police are asking anyone who may have been in the area at the time of the crash or has dashcam footage to come forward.