Police & the Community


Police Investigate Fail to Remain

Police Investigate Fail to Remain
January 7th, 2019 - Police & the Community

The Barrie Police Service is appealing to the public for assistance after a fail to remain collision occurred in the City of Barrie.

On Friday, January 4, 2019, at approximately 11:29 p.m., police responded to a report of a fail to remain collision that occurred on Hickling Trail. From the investigation that followed, it was apparent that while attempting to turn around on the street and travelling at a high rate of speed that the vehicle was unable to do so, lost control and struck an electrical transformer and a tree.

The involved motor vehicle, which is believed to be a white Ford Crown Victoria, left the scene with what is described as extensive front end damage and was occupied by two males.

Anyone with information on this fail to remain is asked to contact Constable Casey of the Barrie Police Service Traffic Unit at 705-725-7025, ext. 2918 or by email at mcasey@barriepolice.ca . You can also contact Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477), or leave an anonymous tip online at www.p3tips.com

Prepared by: Peter Leon 
                     Corporate Communications Coordinator

Occurrence: BA19000736