(NORTH BAY, ON) – On November 28, 2017, at 9:00 p.m., officers from the North Bay Detachment of the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) responded to a fatal motor vehicle collision on Highway 11/17 at Seymour Street in the City of North Bay, Ontario.
The OPP has continued their investigation into the collision, and two more charges have been laid. Joseph Edward FITZGERALD, age 28, of Huntsville, Ontario, was arrested and charged with the following additional charges:
- Operation of a Motor Vehicle with Over 80 Milligrams of Alcohol Causing Death contrary to section 255(3.1) of the Criminal Code (CC), and
- Criminal Negligence Causing Death contrary to section 220(b) of the CC.
The accused remains in custody for a bail hearing at the Ontario Court of Justice today in North Bay, Ontario.