One person has been arrested in connection with a fatal motor vehicle collision on Airport Road. Marlo Trudel, 36, is in custody pending a bail hearing next week, charged with failure to remain at the scene of an accident. The collision Friday resulted in the death of an eight-year-old boy and three others seriously injured. Investigations are continuing and anyone who may have witnessed the incident is asked to contact the Timmins Police Service at (705) 264-1201.
Timmins Police have now confirmed one person is dead after the mid-morning crash along Airport Road. Three others have been taken to Timmins and District Hospital with serious injuries. Police are allowing traffic through to the airport on one lane only. Travellers are asked to contact their carrier to alert them to the situation. The investigation is continuing.
Several people are in hospital in this morning, following a brutal two vehicle crash along Airport Road. Timmins Police state just before 10:00am, there was a collision about a kilometre from the Victor M. Power Airport. Multiple people have been injured and there’s an unconfirmed report of a fatality. Police have closed down Airport Road for at least six hours, so if you’ve had flight plans, you’ll need to rebook it or cancel. More details will be forthcoming as the investigation unfolds. Timmins Police are asking anyone who may have witnessed the incident to call them.