OPP - Southwold Fatal ATV Crash - Deceased Identified
Southwold Township, ON - The Elgin County Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) have identified
the deceased driver as, William BIRCHAM age 72 of Aylmer, Ontario.
There was no signs of impairment or aggressive driving within the police investigation.
No charges will be laid.
OPP - Southwold Fatal ATV Crash
Southwold Township, ON - On August 31, 2019 at approximately 1:30 p.m., members
of the Elgin County Ontario Provincial Police (OPP), St. Thomas Elgin Paramedics
and Southwold Fire Department responded to a fatal All-Terrain Vehicle (ATV) collision,
involving a single ATV and a lone occupant near Lake Line, Southwold Township.
The party was pronounced deceased at the scene. Their identity is being withheld,
pending the next-of-kin notifications.
The OPP's Technical Collision Investigators have been deployed to assist with the
A release will be provided when further updates become available.
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