Driver charged in fatal motorcycle crash south of Belmont
Investigators go over the scene of a fatal crash involving two motorcyles and an SUV on Tuesday, August 28, 2018. (CTV London)
Published Wednesday, February 13, 2019 12:47PM EST
A 76-year-old Aylmer, Ont. man has been charged with careless driving in connection with a summer crash that left a motorcyclist dead.
The three-vehicle collision happened on the afternoon of Aug. 29, 2018 at the intersection of Belmont Road and Yorke Line in Central Elgin.
OPP say a silver SUV was southbound on Belmont Road, turning left onto Yorke Line, when it collided with two nortbound motorcycles.
The crash left 45-year-old Brent Austin of Strathroy-Caradoc, Ont. dead and sent the driver of the second motorcycle to hospital with life-threatening injuries.
The driver of the SUV was also sent to hospital with non-life threatening injuries.
The accused is scheduled to appear in a St. Thomas court in March.