A section of River Road on Walpole Island is closed this morning as police investigate a deadly collision.

Lambton OPP and Walpole Island Police are investigating after two cyclists were struck by a vehicle shortly before 5 o’clock this morning.

Both cyclists were pronounced dead at the scene, the driver of the vehicle was taken to hospital with serious injuries.

River Road remains closed between Firehall Rd. and Austin Rd.

No names have been released at this point.

Anyone with information about the crash is urged to call the OPP at 1-888-310-1122 or *OPP (677) on your mobile phone.