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Two 23-year-olds dead after three-vehicle crash near Calabogie

Police say two of the vehicles collided head-on along Calabogie Road.
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The Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) is investigating a three-vehicle crash on Calabogie Road which has left two 23-year-olds dead.

Officers were called to the scene of the collision, near Calabogie, around 3:50 p.m., Wednesday, November 17.

Police say two men, Jacob Powell of Lanark, and Zachary Tripp of Arnprior, were travelling south on Calabogie Road when, for reasons still under investigation, their vehicle collided head-on with another vehicle.

The driver of the northbound vehicle was transported to hospital and is in stable condition. 

A third vehicle involved in the crash was also travelling south on Calabogie Road. Its driver was not injured. 

Powell and Tripp were pronounced deceased at the scene. 

A section of Calabogie Road was closed on Wednesday, but has since been reopened.

Renfrew OPP continue to investigate with the assistance of OPP Traffic Collision Investigators (TCI).

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