There was a large dump truck with an attached trailer that hit an 86 year old pedestrian yesterday afternoon around 3:15 on Falconbridge at Penman. The truck was last seen heading southbound from Garson. The pedestrian succumbed to his injuries and the name is being withheld at the family’s request. Police are looking for info on the accident. If you have any other video or might have seen what happened, call them at 705-675-9171.
Through all of the tips and information received, Officers have identified the vehicle involved in this collision. The dump truck seen in the image that was previously released is NOT the vehicle that was involved in the collision, however it was in the area at that time. Due to the distribution of the image, Officers received numerous tips from community members and videos from motor vehicle dash cameras that lead to the identification of the involved vehicle. The driver of the dump truck that was shown in the previous image came forward to Police and was cooperative throughout the investigation.
The vehicle involved in the collision; a dump truck, as well as, the driver of the vehicle at the time of the incident have been identified and located. The investigation into this incident is ongoing.
We would like to thank the Public for its assistance and the numerous calls, tips and videos that were provided in relation to this investigation.