07/13/2012 12:03 EDT | Updated 09/11/2012 05:12 EDT

Newmarket van crash kills 1

One man is dead and another is in hospital with life-threatening injuries after a single-vehicle accident in Newmarket.

York Regional Police say a van travelling southbound on McCowan Road lost control for an unknown reason, veered into a ditch and hit a culvert at about 8:45 p.m.

Both males in the van were ejected.

No ages were released.