Driver Charged in Fatal Collision

Fatal Collision

The East Algoma Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) have now charged the driver of the motor vehicle which was involved in a fatal motor vehicle collision.

On Saturday July 19, 2014 at approximately 5:25pm officers from the East Algoma OPP responded to a single motor vehicle collision on Highway 129 approximately 15 kilometers north of Highway 554. As a result of the collision both occupants were ejected from the sports utility vehicle. Both occupants of the vehicle were not wearing seatbelts.

The female occupant of the vehicle, Sarah Boyle, age 25 of St. Joseph Island was pronounced dead at the scene.

On Thursday September 11, 2014 officers charged Shane ROULEAU age 28 of Jocelyn Township with Criminal Negligence causing Death under the Criminal Code of Canada. He will appear in Blind River court on November 6, 2014.

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