WA18238027-9535

Posted on Wednesday January 09, 2019

Incident #: WA18238027

Publish Date: Jan 9, 2019

Incident Date: Oct 12, 2018

Location: CEDAR CREEK RD and TRUSSLER RD, NORTH DUMFRIES ON

On January 8, 2019, the driver of the pick-up truck, a 57-year-old Bright, Ontario man, was charged with Impaired Driving Causing Death.

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Published: Oct 15 2018 9:06AM
On Friday, October 12, 2018, at approximately 8:30 p.m., Waterloo Regional Police were dispatched to a motor vehicle collision at the intersection of Trussler Road and Cedar Creek Road in North Dumfries Township. A passenger van, carrying four occupants, was travelling south on Trussler Road. A pick-up truck was travelling west on Cedar Creek Road. The vehicles collided and the impact of the collision forced the passenger van into a ditch. As a result of the impact, two occupants were ejected from the passenger van. A 33-year-old passenger was pronounced deceased at the scene. A 27-year-old male sustained minor injuries and was transported to hospital for treatment. The driver of the passenger van was charged with Careless Driving Cause Death. The driver of the pick-up truck was charged with Over 80mg of Alcohol Cause Death. The investigation is ongoing and anyone with information is asked to call police at 519-570-9777 ext. 8857 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477.

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