Brampton Ont. man charged in fatal South Simcoe crash, police say

A 29-year-old man has been charged after a RIDE check stop resulted in a foot chase in Innisfil. OPP / Twitter

South Simcoe police have charged a Brampton, Ont., man in connection with a fatal collision earlier this year.

The crash happened on Thursday, July 21, at approximately 11:15 a.m.

Police say an 84-year-old man and an 83-year-old woman from Toronto were driving northbound on County Road 27 when their vehicle was struck by a southbound vehicle.

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Both the man and woman were pronounced dead at the scene.

Officers say the lone occupant of the other vehicle was transported to a Toronto trauma centre with life-threatening injuries and was later released from hospital.

As a result of the investigation, Nabil Daya, 29, from Brampton, has been charged with two counts of dangerous operation causing death.


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