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1 dead, 5 injured after Richmond Hill crash
Published Sunday, August 18, 2019 10:03PM EDT Last Updated Monday, August 19, 2019 8:43AM EDT
York Regional police say one person is dead and five are in hospital after a multi-vehicle crash in Richmond Hill on Sunday night.
Police were called just before 9:30 p.m. in the area of Yonge Street and Jefferson Forest Drive for reports of a crash.
A vehicle had reportedly flipped and caught fire, said police.
York paramedics said one person was pronounced dead at the scene.
They rushed five people to a hospital: three to local hospital and two to a Toronto hospital.
Yonge St. is closed between Jefferson Side Road and 19th Avenue for investigation.