Yesterday afternoon at approximately 2:30 p.m. the Niagara Regional Police Service, the Niagara Emergency Medical Services and Niagara Falls Fire Services responded to a report of a single motor vehicle collision on Cherrygrove Road near Dorchester Road in Niagara Falls.


Initial investigation revealed that a 2011 Chevrolet pickup truck was being driven westbound on Cherrygrove Road by a 75-year-old Niagara Falls male. This driver lost control of his vehicle, left the roadway and struck a large tree. Residents in this area called 911 and rendered assistance to the single occupant in this vehicle.

The driver was transported to a local hospital before being pronounced dead.

This collision remains under investigation by the Coroner’s Office and Detectives of the Niagara Regional Police Services Collision Reconstruction Unit.

Anyone with information regarding this collision is asked to contact investigators at (905) 688-4111, extension 5500.

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