Fatal crash in North Bay Tuesday evening
Tuesday evening North Bay OPP responded to a motor vehicle collision on Highway 11/17 at Seymour Street.
Fire and emergency service crews were on scene after a southbound passenger vehicle was struck by a westbound pick-up truck.
Witnesses say the driver of the pick-up truck fled the scene on foot, but was located by police shortly after.
Victim of the crash, 36-year-old Travis Wright of the Arnprior area, died in hospital.
A 28-year-old Huntsville man has been arrested and charged with:
· Impaired operation of a motor vehicle causing death
· Failure to stop at the scene of an accident
· Failure to comply with probation order
· Assault with intent to resist arrest
The accused is being held in custody for a bail hearing Wednesday.