OPP kept busy in Bruce and Huron Counties

On March 9, 2021 at 8:55 p.m., the South Bruce Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) received a report of a 3 vehicle crash at the intersection of Queen Street and St. Albert Street in Kincardine. Officers arrived and found that one of the drivers had been drinking alcohol.

A 26-year-old female of Kincardine was charged with Operate over 80 milligrams. The accused is scheduled to appear in court on May 5, 2021 to answer to the charge.

There were no injuries reported at the scene.

The South Bruce OPP is requesting anyone with information to 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 $2000.

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On March 4, 2021 at 8:36 a.m., the South Bruce Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) received a theft report from a property in the 1400 block of Highway 9 in Carrick Township. Sometime between 2:30 a.m. on March 4, 2021 and 8:30 a.m. on March 4, 2021 a Silver Chevrolet Silverado pick-up truck with license #949 2FV was taken. The value of the stolen vehicle is estimated to be $37,000 and the serial number is on file with police.

Similar to stolen truck

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Huron County Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) continues to investigate a head-on crash that sent both drivers to hospital yesterday.

At approximately 5:30 p.m. Huron OPP, Huron County Paramedic Services and Goderich Fire Department responded to the crash scene located on Bluewater Veteran’s Highway (Highway 21) just south of Kitchigami Road.

Upon arrival first responders found two heavily damaged vehicles, a jeep and a pickup truck. First responders had to free the trapped driver out of the pickup truck. The driver of the jeep managed to escape the wreckage before it caught fire.

Both drivers, a 19-year-old from Bluewater and a 27-year-old from Amherstburg sustained serious but non-life threatening injuries.

Any person with information regarding this crash should immediately contact Huron OPP at 1-888-310-1122 or (519) 482-1677.

Should you wish to remain anonymous, you may call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477), where you may be eligible to receive a cash reward of up to $2,000.