OPP ALERT Harley Davidson Crash Closes Off Ramp on Hwy 401 at Lancaster Ontario Exit 814 – July 23,2014

OPP ALERT Harley Davidson Crash Closes Off Ramp on Hwy 401 at Lancaster Ontario Exit 814 – July 23,2014

MOTOR VEHICLE COLLISION CLOSES OFF-RAMP (South Glengarry) – SD&G OPP officers are currently at the scene of a serious collision involving a motorcycle which occurred at approximately 11:45am on the eastbound off-ramp of Highway 401 at the Lancaster exit (814), South Glengarry Township. Investigation indicates that a Harley Davidson motorcycle being driven by a lone male occupant […]

Head On Collision Cause of Roadway Closure Outside of Winchester Ontario – July 3, 2014 OPP

Head On Collision Cause of Roadway Closure Outside of Winchester Ontario – July 3, 2014 OPP

SERIOUS MOTOR VEHICLE COLLISION CLOSES ROADWAY – UPDATE (North Dundas) – SD&G OPP officers continue their investigation of a serious collision involving two vehicles which occurred today (03Jul14) at approximately 3:45pm on County Road 31, south of County Road 13, North Dundas Township. A Pontiac Sunfire, driven by lone occupant Andrew JURGENS (20) of South Dundas was […]

Ontario Provincial Police News Portal [STORMONT DUNDAS and GLENGARRY] SERIOUS MOTOR VEHICLE COLLISION CLOSES ROADWAY July 3, 2014

Ontario Provincial Police News Portal [STORMONT DUNDAS and GLENGARRY] SERIOUS MOTOR VEHICLE COLLISION CLOSES ROADWAY July 3, 2014

SERIOUS MOTOR VEHICLE COLLISION CLOSES ROADWAY  (North Dundas) – SD&G OPP officers are currently at the scene of a serious collision involving two vehicles which occurred at approximately 3:45pm on County Road 31, south of County Road 13, North Dundas Township. Lone occupants in each vehicle are being tended to by emergency personnel. A section of County […]

OPP Confirm Fatality at Cornwall Motor Speedway – Danny Lefebvre Killed at Track – June 23, 2014

OPP Confirm Fatality at Cornwall Motor Speedway – Danny Lefebvre Killed at Track – June 23, 2014

FATAL CRASH AT CORNWALL MOTOR SPEEDWAY (CORNWALL, ON) – On June 22, 2014 at approximately 8:18pm,  officers of the Stormont, Dundas and Glengarry detachment of the Ontario Provincial Police responded to a fatal crash that occurred at the Cornwall Motor Speedway during a sanctioned auto race. Twenty-three (23) year-old Danny Lefebvre of St-Louis De Gonzague, QC struck […]

Brutal Crash Ends Night of Racing at Cornwall Motor Speedway – Danny Lefebvre June 23, 2014

Brutal Crash Ends Night of Racing at Cornwall Motor Speedway – Danny Lefebvre June 23, 2014

  CORNWALL Ontario – Racer Danny Lefebvre was taken to hospital by Helicopter after hitting the wall in a stunning crash at the Cornwall Motor Speedway Sunday night.   Social media was buzzing about the severity of the crash with many speculating the worse; but as of press time no information regarding Mr. Lefebvre’s condition […]

Friday Fire on 7th Street East in Cornwall Ontario – May 31, 2014

Friday Fire on 7th Street East in Cornwall Ontario – May 31, 2014

CORNWALL Ontario – CFN viewer Shelby Iwachniuk sent in two photos of the fire that struck a 7th Street residence at approximately 2 AM Friday! If you see news happen email us your photo or video to info@cornwallfreenews.com and you may win area event tickets or gift cards! Fire Department Responds to Structure Fire The […]

Explosion & Fire Rocks 235 Carleton St. in Cornwall Ontario – Friday May 30, 2014

Explosion & Fire Rocks 235 Carleton St. in Cornwall Ontario – Friday May 30, 2014

CORNWALL Ontario – Fire Fighters attended a residence near Carleton and 1st Street in Cornwall Ontario early this evening after a fire and explosion were reported. Police and bystanders were said to have broken down the door and rescue a women, two dogs and a litter of puppies were saved. The street was cordoned off and […]

Tractor Trailer Collision Near Iroquois Ontario – May 30, 2014

Tractor Trailer Collision Near Iroquois Ontario – May 30, 2014

TRACTOR TRAILER COLLISION (South Dundas) – SD&G OPP officers are currently (30May14) at the scene of a tractor trailer overturned in the median on Highway 401, eastbound, west of Iroquois, South Dundas Township. The collision occurred at approximately 3:38am and the eastbound lanes had initially been closed and traffic re-routed from Cardinal to Iroquois. The lanes have […]

Cornwall Police Service Seek Public Assistance with Collision Incidents MAY 27, 2014 CPS

Cornwall Police Service Seek Public Assistance with Collision Incidents MAY 27, 2014  CPS

PUBLIC ASSISTANCE             Cornwall,ON – The Cornwall Community Police Service are investigating two separate collisions that occurred in the month of May, 2014 and are asking the public that if anyone has witnessed these incidents or have any information about the matters to call Cst. Matt Dupuis at 933-5000 ext 2755. The first incident occurred […]

OPP Report Road Closure on LOCHIEL Streete in Alexandria Ontario – May 13, 2014 4:38 PM

OPP Report Road Closure on LOCHIEL Streete in Alexandria Ontario – May 13, 2014  4:38 PM

Ontario Provincial Police News Portal [STORMONT DUNDAS and GLENGARRY] Road Closed 2014-05-13 (North Glengarry) – SD&G OPP officers are currently at the scene of a tractor trailer collision on Lochiel St. Alexandria On. Early stages of the investigation indicate that a tractor trailer was attempting to turn right onto Lochiel St. when his trailer caught the […]

Mother Nature Allows Kashechewan Residents to Remain Home – May 9, 2014

Mother Nature Allows Kashechewan Residents to Remain Home – May 9, 2014

CORNWALL Ontario – A last minute change of plans delayed over 600 residents of Kashechewan from having to fly into Cornwall Ontario. The NAV CAN staff were in full gear preparation according to sources. – signage was being created to direct  evacuees as to where and where not to go at the NavCanada premises. – […]

Two Alarm Fire Strikes the Main in Montreal – Four Fire Trucks Respond to 3780 St. Laurent MAY 7, 2014

Two Alarm Fire Strikes the Main in Montreal – Four Fire Trucks Respond to 3780 St. Laurent MAY 7, 2014

MONTREAL – Huge fire on the Main in Montreal mid day.   Multiple fire trucks attended 3780 St. Laurent (near Roy) above Maison Thai. Fire broke out at about 12:15 p.m. on Wednesday afternoon in a three story commercial and residential building at 3780 St. Laurent Street, causing a major traffic nightmare near one of […]

Truck Fire Near Lancaster Ontario Put Out Fast Thanks to South Glengarry Fire Department – May 7, 2014

Truck Fire Near Lancaster Ontario Put Out Fast Thanks to South Glengarry Fire Department – May 7, 2014

CFN – Quick work by the South Glengarry Fire Department limited damage to one truck in the wee hours this morning near Lancaster. The 401 is open and traffic is not delayed, and there were no reports of injury. Photo: Twitter If you see news happen email us at info@cornwallfreenews.com You could win event tickets […]

Tractor Trailer Fire Shuts Down 401 In Cornwall Ontario Near McConnell Ramp

Tractor Trailer Fire Shuts Down 401 In Cornwall Ontario Near McConnell Ramp

CFN – Ontario Provincial Police News Portal [STORMONT DUNDAS and GLENGARRY] Highway 401 Closed 2014-04-17 (South Stormont) – SD&G OPP officers are currently at the scene of a tractor trailer that caught fire earlier today on Highway 401 near the McConnell off ramp, South Stormont Township. Cornwall fire fighters responded to the call and are currently […]

Possible Gas Leak 2nd W & Cumberland in Cornwall Ontario – April 17, 2014

Possible Gas Leak 2nd W & Cumberland  in Cornwall Ontario – April 17, 2014

CORNWALL Ontario – Firefighters attended and Union Gas trucks attended the  2nd Street W and Cumberland section  in Cornwall Ontario the day before the four day Easter break this afternoon. No reports of injuries and we will be updating this story as more information becomes available. Photos courtesy of Steven Forrest

Monaghan Mushrooms Ltd. Pleads Guilty, Fined $140,000 After Death of Worker

Monaghan Mushrooms Ltd. Pleads Guilty, Fined $140,000 After Death of Worker

 CFN – Following the death of a worker, Monaghan Mushrooms Ltd., a Campbellville mushroom grower, has pleaded guilty to failing to take reasonable precautions for the safety of workers and has been fined $140,000. In the fall of 2011, the company’s mushroom farming facility at 7345 Guelph Line, Campbellville had been undergoing an extensive construction […]

Fire Police & EMS Zoom to Walmart in Cornwall Ontario After Reports of Smoke – April 9, 2014

Fire Police & EMS Zoom to Walmart in Cornwall Ontario After Reports of Smoke – April 9, 2014

CORNWALL Ontario – Firefighters, EMS, and Police were called to the Walmart store on Brookdale Avenue in Cornwall Ontario Wednesday night. Smoke was reported at approximately 8 PM which resulted in the store being evacuated. No injuries were reported and the Cornwall Fire Services were investigating the roof looking for a possible cause. We’ll update […]