(TOWNSHIP OF GUELPH-ERAMOSA, ON) – On Sunday, February 7, 2021, at approximately 3:00 p.m., Wellington County Ontario Provincial Police (OPP), responded along with the Guelph Fire Department, Guelph Police Service, and Guelph-Wellington Paramedic Services to a single motor vehicle collision on Speedvale Avenue east of Wellington Road 32 in the Township of Guelph-Eramosa.
Preliminary investigation revealed that a motor vehicle was travelling eastbound on Speedvale Avenue when it left the roadway, rolled over, and collided with a tree. A passenger of the vehicle, 40-year-old Bernon Baltar BALDONASA from Guelph, Ontario suffered serious life threatening injuries and was pronounced deceased at the scene. Two other occupants were transported to a local hospital with non-life-threatening injuries.
The cause of the collision is currently being investigated by Wellington County OPP and OPP Technical Collision Investigators (TCI). Speedvale Avenue was closed for approximately 3 hours for the investigation.
The Wellington County OPP is asking anyone that may have witnessed this collision to please call police at 1-888-310-1122.