OTTAWA - A 35-year-old man has died after police say his car collided with a tractor-trailer in Ottawa this morning.
Provincial police say the crash took place around 2:30 a.m. on Highway 417 near Hunt Club Road.
They say the car struck the back of the tractor-trailer.
Investigators say the driver was pronounced dead at the scene, while a 24-year-old passenger suffered minor injuries.
The driver of the tractor-trailer was not injured.
The eastbound lanes of the 417 were expected to remain closed for several hours while police examined the scene.