Teen killed on Highway 416

PRESCOTT – A Prescott teenager has died after being struck by a vehicle on Highway 416 in Edwardsburgh-Cardinal Township.

The collision happened around 11 p.m. Monday in the southbound lanes of the freeway, around mile marker 13.

The 18-year-old was pronounced dead at the scene.

Grenville County O.P.P. are still investigating the crash.

A section of Highway 416 was closed until 5 a.m. Tuesday morning.

This is the second tragedy this summer on Highway 416. In June, a 23-year-old woman from Brockville died under similar circumstances.

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