(NORFOLK COUNTY, ON) – The Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) Norfolk County detachment is investigating an incident after being called to a Potts Road, Simcoe, Norfolk County, Ontario address.
On Wednesday, December 6, 2017, at approximately 12:25 p.m., OPP and Norfolk County paramedics responded to a 911 call for an unresponsive male.
Through the course of the investigation, it was determined that a concerned citizen observed a male that appeared to be unresponsive inside a white coloured pickup truck that was parked in the parking lot of St Joseph’s School.
The coroner attended the scene and pronounced a 66-year old male of Norfolk County, Ontario deceased.
The name of the deceased is being withheld pending notification of next of kin.
A post-mortem examination is being conducted on Thursday, December 7, 2017, at a Hamilton area hospital in order to determine the cause of death.
Police would like to reassure the community that at no time was there a threat to public safety or to the students inside the school.
Police are continuing to investigate and are in the early stages of the investigation. As more information becomes available an update will be provided.
The investigation is continuing.