A Calgary man is facing criminal charges after a fatal rollover on Highway 401 Saturday night.

Middlesex OPP responded to a single motor vehicle collision in the eastbound lanes of the 401, near Colonel Talbot Road just after 8:33 p.m. Saturday.

Police say the driver of a Chevrolet Equinox SUV lost control of his vehicle, ran off the roadway and went into the south ditch where the vehicle rolled.

Two of the five occupants were transported a London hospital.

One person succumbed to his injuries while in hospital, another suffered minor injuries.

The driver was arrested at the scene and taken into police custody where he faces a number of Criminal Code charges.

As a result of the investigation, police have charged the driver, 25-year-old James Lugela of Calgary, Alberta with:

  • Impaired Operation/Care or Control of a Motor Vehicle Cause Death
  • Impaired Operation of a Motor Vehicle Cause Bodily Harm
  • Fail to Provide a Breath Sample
  • Dangerous Operation of a Motor Vehicle Causing Death
  • Dangerous Operation of Motor Vehicle Causing Bodily Harm

Names of the other individuals involved will be released once next-of-kin are notified.

Anyone with information regarding the collision is asked to contact OPP.