OPP continue to investigate a fatal collision that occurred yesterday morning in the community of Charlotteville. Around 10:48 a.m. on Saturday Norfolk County emergency services responded to a single vehicle motor collision on Front Road.
According to police, evidence for the investigation indicates that the 79-year-old female driver, from Norfolk County, veered off the road while rounding a bend and crashed into a ravine. The vehicle traveled approximately 50 feet to the bottom of the ravine before colliding with a tree and rolling over.
The woman sustained life-threatening injuries and was pronounced dead at the scene. The identity of the woman is being withheld until next of kin can be notified.