Charges laid in fatal August crash 


A Scarborough man faces multiple charges connected to a fatal crash on Queen’s Line in August.

On Aug. 16, Chatham-Kent police investigated an accident involving a cement truck and SUV. 

From what police learned, a truck had hit an SUV while trying to approach the Highway 401 access ramp. The SUV ended up rolling through a ditch and into a nearby cornfield. 

The driver of the cement truck , a 31-year-old male, received minor injuries and was brought to a hospital. 

The SUV driver, a 55-year-old female, was airlifted to a hospital where she died shortly after. 

The cement truck driver, a 31-year-old Scarborough man, has now been charged with dangerous driving causing death and criminal negligence causing death.


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