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12-Mar-2020

Head-on collision in Southgate claims the life of a 72 year old driver


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Grey Bruce OPP report that on March 11, 2020 at 2:16 pm they were dispatched to a two vehicle fatal head-on motor vehicle collision on Southgate Sideroad 49 north of Southgate Sideroad 24, Southgate in Grey County.

OPP officers attended and found the 72 year old driver of a (blue) sport utility vehicle deceased at the scene. The 77 year old driver of the other vehicle, a (white) car, sustained non-life threatening injured and was transported to hospital. There were no passengers in either vehicle.

OPP Technical Traffic Investigators attended and assisted with the investigation. The roadway was closed for several hours. OPP will not be releasing the identity of the deceased until next of kin are notified.

Grey Bruce OPP continue to investigate the circumstances surrounding the collision.

Anyone with information that can assist Grey Bruce OPP with this investigation, call 1-888-310-1122. Should you wish to remain anonymous, call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477 (TIPS) or submit a secure web-tip at www.cstip.ca, where you may be eligible to receive a cash reward of up to $2,000.

 


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Updated March 12, 2020.

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