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RCMP investigates fatal crash in Hammonds Plains

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At 9:15 this morning, a 17-year-old young man from Hammonds Plains was killed following a single-vehicle-collision on Rochester Dr.

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He was a passenger in a car when it lost control and overturned into a ditch adjacent to the roadway.

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The driver, also a 17-year old young man, from Hammonds Plains, was arrested at the scene for Dangerous Driving.

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He was taken to hospital with minor injuries. The driver of the car has been released without charges. The investigation is ongoing. It may or may not result in a charge being laid at a later date.

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Rochester Dr. is closed to traffic in the area of the collision while an RCMP collision analyst examines the evidence at the scene. The investigation is ongoing.

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Our thoughts are with the victim’s family at this difficult time.

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Source: Media Release

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