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News Release: October 6, 2017

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Prepared by: Corporate Communications
Posted: October 6, 2017
Occurrence Type: Witnesses Needed in Road Rage Incident
Occurrence #: BA17049385
Date: Tuesday, October 3, 2017 - 9:10am

On Tuesday, October 3rd, 2017 at approximately 9:10am Barrie Police were called to Veterans Drive just north of Caplan Avenue, in the City of Barrie, for reports of a road rage incident.

The involved vehicles were a white Chevrolet Cavalier convertible and a red SUV. Prior to the incident the motor vehicles had been driving on Mapleton Avenue eastbound towards Veterans before proceeding southbound onto Veterans Drive. A small black car had been travelling ahead of the two vehicles and may have had some interaction with them.

Police are appealing to the driver of the small black car or anyone else who may have witnessed the incident to please contact PC J Watt of the Barrie Police Service at 705-725-7025 ext. 2627 or email at jwatt@barriepolice.ca. Any information can be provided anonymously to Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS or leave an anonymous tip online at www.tipsubmit.com

Occurrence #: BA17049385

Prepared by: Constable N. Rodgers #6180