Area OPP Police Press Releases

71 Year Old Driver Hits Pedestrian

(PERTH EAST, ON) – One person has been charged after striking a pedestrian with their pick up truck.

On February 17, 2023, just after 10:00 a.m., the Perth County Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) and the Perth County Paramedic Services responded to a collision on Mill Street West in the Township of Perth East. The pedestrian was transported to a local hospital with non-life-threatening injuries.

A 71-year-old resident of Milverton, has been charged with:

–      Careless Driving cause bodily harm

–      Driver fail to surrender license

The accused was issued two Provincial Notices for the offences.