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Second fatal crash on 401 near Brockville, after Wednesday crash kills NY woman

Police reopened Highway 401 near Brockville early Thursday afternoon after a trucker was killed early in the morning when his vehicle crossed a centre median and burst into flames. 244 more words

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OPP hope 'text stops' will help prevent distracted driving

TORONTO – Ontario Provincial Police will be out in full force this Labour Day weekend keeping an eye out for distracted drivers who drive and text. 200 more words


OPP confirms that Windsor paramedic drowned

The OPP confirmed Wednesday that Mahmoud Ghannam, the Windsor paramedic who died on a canoe trip near Owen Sound last week, drowned.

The 49-year-old Essex-Windsor EMS employee died after his canoe capsized on Walker Lake in Grey County, just south of Owen Sound, around 5:38 p.m. 35 more words


Accusations fly as clock ticks toward new OP jail deadline

NEW ORLEANS (WGNO) – It’s a jail fight of a different type.

Millions of dollars are at stake and the future home of thousands of Louisiana inmates is in question as Mayor Mitch Landrieu’s office and the Orleans Parish Sheriff’s office beat each other up with words and accusations. 400 more words


Thief accidentally calls 911 while breaking into cars

An accused thief who was in the process of breaking into vehicles accidentally called 911 on his cellphone, which allowed police to track him to his exact location and arrest him. 112 more words


Masked man tried to grab Calabogie boy

Provincial police want your help in finding the masked man who they say tried to grab a 12-year-old boy off the street in Calabogie late on Saturday afternoon. 145 more words

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