SIU investigates fatal collision in Ottawa

The county’s Special Investigations Unit is investigating the circumstances surrounding the death of a 28-year-old man in Ottawa on Aug. 16.

The county’s Special Investigations Unit (SIU) is investigating the circumstances surrounding the death of a 28-year-old man in Ottawa on Aug. 16.

Preliminary information suggests the following:

  • At approximately 10:42 PM, an Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) officer was conducting radar enforcement in the area of ​​Highway 416.
  • The officer saw a driver driving at high speed and gave chase.
  • The officer stopped the chase and later found the vehicle after hitting a pole on Dilworth Road.
  • The driver of the vehicle was pronounced dead at the scene.

Three detectives and a forensic detective have been assigned to the case. The autopsy is scheduled for August 18. At present, one official has been appointed.

The SIU urges anyone with information about this study, including video or photographs, to contact the principal investigator at 1-800-787-8529 or online at: https://siu.on.ca/en /appeals.php .

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