Area OPP Police Press Releases

Fatal Collision

(WEST PERTH, ON) – On January 23, 2023, at 4:47 p.m., the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) Perth County detachment received a report of a two-vehicle collision on Perth Line 55 in the Municipality of West Perth.

Officers responded to the scene with members of Perth County Paramedic Services and North Perth Fire Department.

One person was pronounced deceased at the scene.  Their identity is being withheld pending next-of-kin notification.

The Perth County OPP is continuing to investigate the collision along with members of the OPP Traffic Incident Management (TIME) team.

Perth Line 55 is closed between Road 154 and Road 155 for the protection of emergency responders.

The investigation is ongoing.