Area OPP Police Press Releases

Fatal Collision – Deceased Identified

(PERTH EAST, ON) – One person has died as a result of a collision in Perth County yesterday.

On July 25, 2022 just after 12:30 p.m., the Perth County Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) responded to a serious motor vehicle collision on Line 29, at Road 111, in the Township of Perth East. A passenger vehicle and commercial motor vehicle had collided, causing the passenger vehicle to roll.

The deceased has been identified as Joanne BELL, 74, of Vernon, British Columbia.

The investigation is ongoing, and members of the West Region OPP Traffic Incident Management and Enforcement (TIME) Team are assisting Perth County OPP with the investigation.

The area surrounding Line 29 and Road 111 was closed for the protection of emergency responders and to facilitate the investigation, but has since reopened.