Stouffville woman dies after collision in Uxbridge

A 23-year-old woman has died after a collision in Uxbridge early Saturday morning (Dec. 2).

According to Durham Regional Police, at approximately 1:35 a.m., members of North Division were called to Durham Road 30 and Aurora Road for the report of a serious motor vehicle collision involving one vehicle.

Witnesses reported a vehicle was travelling at a high rate of speed, eastbound on Aurora Road, when it went through the intersection at Durham Road 30 and ran off the road into the side of a hill. Police say the vehicle caught fire upon impact. The 23-year-old Stouffville woman was pronounced at the scene.

The road was closed for several hours while police investigated.

Anyone with information about this incident is asked to call the Traffic Services Branch at 905-579-1520 (toll free 1-888-579-1520) extension 5227.

Anonymous information can be sent to Durham Regional Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477 and tipsters may be eligible for a $2,000 cash reward.