Charge laid in fatal crash near Centralia, Ont.
A fatal crash on Highway 4 south of Exeter Ont. on Tuesday, Oct. 29, 2019. (Gerry Dewan/CTV London)
WINGHAM, ONT. -- A Wheatley, Ont.- area transport truck driver has been charged following a fatal crash in Huron County.
The crash, involving a tractor trailer and car, happened on Highway 4 near Mount Carmel Drive around 6:30 a.m. on Oct. 29.
Seventy-five-year-old James McIntyre of Middlesex Centre was killed in the crash.
Following a lengthy OPP investigation, police have charged the driver of the transport truck that rear-ended McIntyre’s vehicle with careless driving causing death.
The 61-year-old has a Jan. 21, 2020 court date to answer to the charge.