The Ontario Special Investigations Unit is investigating the circumstances surrounding a fatal collision in Grey County this afternoon after a driver fled from a West Grey Police Service officer.
Citing preliminary information, the Ontario SIU, in a statement said at approximately 1:25 p.m. on November 7, 2021, a West Grey Police officer attempted to stop a driver in the area of Priceville.
The statement further added that the driver of the vehicle fled and was involved in a collision with another vehicle on Grey County Road 4 near Concession Road 2, east of the town of Durham.
The man in the vehicle that was struck died at the scene, the statement said, adding that two passengers in the vehicle have serious injuries.
The driver of the vehicle that fled is seriously injured.
The Ontario SIU also added that three investigators and two forensic investigators have been assigned to the case.
The SIU is urging anyone who may have information about this investigation to contact the lead investigator at 1-800-787-8529.