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With harvest season comes slow moving vehicles, OPP warns

With harvest season comes slow moving vehicles, OPP warns

Slow moving vehicles can only travel at 40 km/hr; equipment needs to stay on the travelled portion of the road for safety reasons
OPP identify 34 per cent increase in overdose related deaths for 2019

OPP identify 34 per cent increase in overdose related deaths for 2019

Study shows a 34 per cent increase in overdose-related deaths in 2019 compared to 2018
Seatbelt use a factor in rollover injuries: OPP

Seatbelt use a factor in rollover injuries: OPP

21-year-old York Region man suffered life-threatening injuries and a 28-year-old Wasaga Beach woman sustained minor injuries as a result of the rollover on Monday on Hwy. 400
Bradford man arrested on outstanding warrant for robbery, assault

Bradford man arrested on outstanding warrant for robbery, assault

The accused was arrested on outstanding warrant, police say
Innisfil man charged with impaired after report from concerned citizen

Innisfil man charged with impaired after report from concerned citizen

Police say they responded to a call of a vehicle striking a guard rail
Man suffers serious injuries in tow-truck rollover on Highway 400

Man suffers serious injuries in tow-truck rollover on Highway 400

Incident happened shortly before 8:30 a.m., Monday, in the southbound lanes at the Innisfil ONroute
Teen robbed of shoes, wallet Sunday night near Algonquin Ridge school

Teen robbed of shoes, wallet Sunday night near Algonquin Ridge school

'Hopefully, this isn’t a trend we start to see,' says police official
Wasaga Beach shut down in wake of massive car event

Wasaga Beach shut down in wake of massive car event

York Regional Police assisted the OPP in halting the event at which people disregarded rules for social gatherings, physical distancing, police say
Police confirm 77-year-old man died in house collapse

Police confirm 77-year-old man died in house collapse

The property owner was in the process of demolishing the house when it collapsed Saturday afternoon
BREAKING: Elderly man dies following south-end house collapse (8 photos)

BREAKING: Elderly man dies following south-end house collapse (8 photos)

'Crews extricated one individual and now they are conducting secondary searches to make sure there's nobody left in the structure,' says fire chief