UPDATE: Driver killed in crash near Nixon
A driver was killed in a crash between a car and bus near Nixon on Friday afternoon. Both vehicles caught fire. No one on the bus was injured, said police. (Norfolk OPP Photo)
Police have released the name of a man killed in a collision near Nixon on Friday afternoon.
Hugh Elliott, 81, died when the car he was driving collided with a bus at the intersection of Windham Road 12 and Nixon Road at about 5 p.m.
Norfolk OPP say Elliott's vehicle was heading west when it collided with a bus that was southbound on Nixon Road.
The impact caused both vehicles to catch fire.
Elliott was pulled from his vehicle by a responding police officer and off-duty officer. He died at the scene.
The bus's driver and 28 passengers, believed to be migrant workers, escaped through an emergency exit door. They were not injured.
The investigation is continuing, said police.