At 10:00 p.m. on 17 June 2017, four pedestrians were crossing County Road 43 when a 63 year old male from North Grenville was struck by a westbound vehicle. The male received life threatening injuries and was transported to the hospital and pronounced deceased.
The driver of the vehicle was transported to the hospital and treated for shock.
North Grenville Fire Department, Leeds and Grenville Emergency Services, the OPP Technical Traffic Collision Investigation Unit and the OPP Forensic Identification Services Unit attended the scene. The road was re-opened shortly after 3:00 a.m. on 18 June 2017.
The investigation is ongoing.
Anyone with information on the above occurrence is asked to call Grenville County O.P.P. Communication Centre at 1-888-310-1122 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-(TIPS) 8477 or submit your tip on-line at www.tipsubmit.com. Crime Stoppers does not want your name, you don't go to court, and you could earn cash reward.
Provincial Constable C.A. Lindsey
(613) 213–8047 cell