Saugeen Shores, Ontario Canada
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Charges Laid in July 25th Motor Vehicle Collision

August 13, 2021

July 25th Collision Investigation Update

On July 25th the Saugeen Shores Police Service investigated two motor vehicle collisions on Green Street in Port Elgin.

The incident involved three vehicles at two separate locations on Green Street. The second location, at Harbour Street, resulted in serious injuries to one of the drivers. As a result this person was airlifted to St Michael’s Hospital in Toronto with serious, but non-life threatening injuries.

Investigators appealed to the public for information concerning these collisions. As a result of an investigation the seriously injured driver, a 26 year old Port Elgin, man has been charged with:

  1. Operation While Impaired - Criminal Code 320.14(1)(a)
  2. Dangerous Driving – Criminal Code  320.13(1)
  3. Failure to Stop After Accident – 320.16(1)

The investigation into this incident is ongoing. If you witnessed these collisions please contact investigators at 519-832-9200 or report anonymously to CrimeStoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477)

Media Relations Officer

Sergeant Andy Evans

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