Police investigate fatal crash in Thames Centre

Police investigate fatal crash in Thames Centre

OPP are investigating a fatal crash that occurred last night in Thames Centre. Middlesex and Oxford County Ontario Provincial Police  responded to a motor vehicle collision on Highway 2 (Dundas Street), west of Hunt Road at around 9:30 p.m. Investigators say a westbound transport truck collided with an eastbound passenger vehicle. The male driver and […]

Lambton OPP officer charged with obstruction of justice, breach of trust

Lambton OPP officer charged with obstruction of justice, breach of trust

A 31-year-old member of the Lambton County OPP Detachment was arrested on November 27th, following an investigation conducted by the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) Professional Standards Bureau OPP say Provincial Constable Craig Johnston has been charged under the Criminal Code of Canada with Obstruction of Justice and Breach of Trust. He has been a member […]

Two people charged in birthday pyramid scheme in London

Two people charged in birthday pyramid scheme in London

Two London residents are accused of being behind a birthday gifting pyramid scheme. The London Police Service Financial Crime Unit executed a search warrant at a meeting for a ‘birthday gifting cloud’ held in Lambeth on November 26th. Investigators believe that this pyramid scheme has been operating throughout London and region for at least one […]

Suspected drunk driver arrested after going wrong way on Highway 401

Suspected drunk driver arrested after going wrong way on Highway 401

A 73-year-old Kingville man is facing a drunk driving charge after allegedly travelling the wrong way on Highway 401 and striking a vehicle head on. The Ontario Provincial Police in Tecumseh responded to several calls on November 26th at approximately 11:30 p.m. regarding a vehicle travelling eastbound in the westbound lanes of Highway 401 near […]

Ontario announces $34.5-million investment in Maple Leaf Foods’ chicken processing plant in London

Ontario announces $34.5-million investment in Maple Leaf Foods’ chicken processing plant in London

Premier Doug Ford, accompanied by Ernie Hardeman, Minister of Agriculture, Food and Rural Affairs, today announced a $34.5-million investment in Maple Leaf Foods’ modern and innovative chicken processing plant in London over the next five years. “This is the largest investment in the history of Ontario’s agriculture sector, it demonstrates industry confidence in our growing […]

Track My Plow now available on Ontario 511 website

Track My Plow now available on Ontario 511 website

Jeff Yurek, Minister of Transportation, visited a maintenance facility Friday to announce that Ontario’s Government is making the winter commute easier by allowing drivers to track their plow and plan their route all at one stop — the Ontario 511 website. “Keeping Ontario’s highways as safe as possible during winter weather conditions is a top priority for […]

OPP investigate fatal crash in Lucan-Biddulph

OPP investigate fatal crash in Lucan-Biddulph

Middlesex County Ontario Provincial Police are investigating a crash that claimed the life of a 75-year-old woman Friday afternoon. Members of the Middlesex County OPP, Huron County OPP, Middlesex-London EMS, Huron County Paramedic Services, Lucan-Biddulph Fire Department (FD) and Granton FD responded to a motor vehicle collision on Richmond Street at Denfield Road, Township of […]

Police identify victim of fatal industrial accident

Police identify victim of fatal industrial accident

The man who died after being electrocuted at a Leamington greenhouse has been identified. As previously released, the accident occurred Monday at around 9:30 a.m. Police say the deceased has been identified as Joshua Remigio, age 29 of Leamington, Ontario. The Ontario Ministry of Labour has assumed this investigation

Premier Ford calls on federal government to put jobs first

Premier Ford calls on federal government to put jobs first

Today Premier Doug Ford, joined by Vic Fedeli, Minister of Finance; Attorney General Caroline Mulroney; Peter Bethlenfalvy, President of the Treasury Board; Rod Phillips, Minister of the Environment, Conservation and Parks; and Steve Clark, Minister of Municipal Affairs and Housing, called on the federal government to put jobs first in its upcoming economic update. “Prime […]

Tecumseh teen dies in head-on crash

Tecumseh teen dies in head-on crash

An 18-year-old teen died after two vehicles collided head-on in Tecumseh last night. The crash occurred at around 10 p.m. on Manning Road between Baseline Road and Walls Road. OPP say the deceased has been identified as Ethan Shepherd, of Tecumseh. A 44-year-old female driver of the second vehicle was transported to an area hospital […]