Four Killed in Crash on North Side of Lake Superior

Posted at: 10/09/2012 2:06 PM


Four people died in a crash on the Pic River First Nation on the north side of Lake Superior on Sunday night.

Ontario Provincial Police say a car collided with a pickup truck and caught fire on Highway 627, about ten kilometers south of Highway 17.  The driver and two passengers of the car and the driver of the pickup died at the scene, while a passenger from the truck is hospitalized in serious condition and a fourth passenger of the car was treated at a hospital and released.

Killed in the crash were Jaret Leclair, 20; Greg Nabigon, 36; Jordan Nabigon, 22; and Kody Nabigon, 17.  All were from the Pic River First Nation.

The OPP is investigating the crash and post mortem examinations are taking place in Thunder Bay.