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Police seek witnesses to fatal single-vehicle crash in Innisfil

Officers arrived at 10th Sideroad scene early Monday morning to find a vehicle flipped over in a ditch and submerged in water
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South Simcoe police seek witnesses to a fatal crash that occurred in Innisfil Feb. 26.

A driver has died and investigators are now searching for answers following a crash in Innisfil early Monday morning.

South Simcoe police responded to a report of a vehicle that was flipped over in a ditch and submerged in water on the 10th Sideroad, south of the 3rd Line, Feb. 26 at about 5:20 a.m. Once on scene, officers found the driver — the lone occupant of the vehicle — without vital signs. 

“Despite life-saving efforts by officers at the scene, the victim was pronounced deceased after being transported to hospital,” spokesperson Sue Sgambati said in a media release.

The department’s traffic and marine unit attended the scene to conduct a collision reconstruction investigation. Meanwhile, the 10th Sideroad was closed between the 2nd and 3rd lines for several hours. 

Investigators want anyone with information or dash camera footage to contact Const. Carlos Pinho at 705-436-2141, ext. 2017, or [email protected], or leave an anonymous tip through Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477 or

Chris Simon

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Chris Simon is an award-winning journalist who has written for publications throughout Simcoe County and York Region. He is the current Editor of BradfordToday and InnisfilToday and has about two decades of experience in the sector
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