Area OPP Police Press Releases

78 Year Old Charged For Hit & Run

(NORTH PERTH, ON) – Perth County Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) have charged a Listowel resident for fail to remain at collision.   

On January 8, 2023, just after 6:00 p.m.., the Perth County Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) responded to a two-motor vehicle collision on Wallace Avenue North in the Municipality of North Perth.    

Through the course of the investigation, it was determined that a sedan was travelling Northbound when they were struck by a Sports Utility Vehicle (SUV) travelling southbound. The SUV failed to stop. No injuries were reported.

A 78-year-old from Listowel has been charged with:

–      Fail to report accident

–      Fail to remain

The accused was issued a Provincial Notice for each offence.

Anyone with information regarding these incidents should immediately contact Perth County OPP at 1-888-310-1122.