(North Stormont) – On January 15, 2016 at approximately 7:42am, Stormont, Dundas & Glengarry (SD&G) Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) officers responded to a report of a single motor vehicle collision on Highway 138, North Stormont Township (south of McNeil Road).
Investigation indicated that a Jeep, driven by a 30-year-old male (lone occupant) from North Stormont Township was northbound when, for reasons under investigation, the vehicle left the roadway and collided with a hydro pole on the west side of the Highway. The driver was pronounced deceased at the scene.
SD&G OPP officers, assisted by OPP Technical Traffic Collision Investigators (TTCI) members continue the investigation. A section of Highway 138 between County Road 43 (Monkland) and McNeil Road had been closed to traffic but has since re-opened.
ANYONE HAVING INFORMATION ON THE ABOVE OR ANY CRIME IS ASKED TO CALL SD&G OPP AT 1-888-310-1122 OR CRIME STOPPERS AT 1-800-222-8477.