(NORTH PERTH, ON) – One person was charged with multiple offences after leaving the scene of a collision, and not reporting it to police.
On April 9, 2022, at approximately 10:30 p.m., the Perth County Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) responded to Line 60 in the Municipality of North Perth for a single vehicle rollover collision.
When police arrived on scene, damages to a hydro pole were observed, and power lines were both suspended and laying across the roadway. The vehicle was unoccupied.
The driver was later located at a residence uninjured.
As a result, Palmer SMITH, 27, of Monkton, has been charged with:
– Fail to remain at accident scene
– Fail to report accident
The accused was issued two Provincial Offences Notices for the offences.