On July 4, 2015 at 6:50 p.m., City Police responded to a motor vehicle collision on Willow Ave. Witness information was that a vehicle was northbound on Willow Ave. at a high rate of speed and crossed over into the southbound lane, went up over the boulevard and then struck a hydro pole.
The vehicle then struck two trees and ended up in the parking lot at the Cambrian Mall. The driver of the vehicle fled on foot. The driver is described as being a young male with a crewcut, dressed in black
This same vehicle had been involved in a hit and run at 4:30 p.m. on Wellington St. W. in which injuries were sustained by a passenger in the other vehicle.
The vehicle has been seized by Police for forensic examination. Anyone having any information on these collisions is encouraged to contact City Police at (705) 949-6300.