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BPS Traffic Unit Appealing for Information in March Fail to Remain

BPS Traffic Unit Appealing for Information in March Fail to Remain
July 30th, 2018 - Police & the Community

The Barrie Police Traffic Unit is appealing to the public yet again after further information on vehicle damages has be gathered in a fail to remain collision from March, 2018. 

On Friday, March 2nd, 2018 at approximately 12:30 pm a pedestrian who was helping a lost transport truck driver was struck by a vehicle travelling northbound on Huronia Road just past McKay Road.  The pedestrian landed in the ditch where he suffered serious injuries.  The motorist failed to remain to assist the injured pedestrian and continued northbound on Huronia Road. 

The suspect vehicle is described as:

  • Smaller SUV
  • Dark in colour

Expected damage: 

  • Front end damage 
  • Hood denting
  • Broken windshield

Police are looking to speak with the driver of that vehicle or anyone who may have information related to the incident.  Further, any assistance from the public regarding any vehicles matching that description that had similar damage or unexplained damage during the time of the incident would be considered essential to the investigation. 

Constable C. Allport
705-725-7025 ext. 2913
callport@barriepolice.ca .

Any information can be provided anonymously to Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS or leave an anonymous tip online at P3 Tips.

Occurrence #: BA18010199
Prepared by: Constable N. Rodgers #6180

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