#OPP Not Releasing Name of Female Pedestrian Killed on 417 JULY 7, 2017

#OPP Not Releasing Name of Female Pedestrian Killed on 417 JULY 7, 2017

Update – DECEASED PERSON LOCATED ON SHOULDER OF HIGHWAY – PORTION OF HWY 417 CLOSED – Investigation Concluded   (RUSSELL COUNTY, ON) – On July 2, 2017 at approximately 2:30 p.m. officers from the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) Russell County detachment responded to a report of a deceased person on the shoulder portion of westbound Highway #417 near mile […]

#OPP 417 Body Investigation ID’d as 34 Yr Old Ottawa Female JULY 4, 2017

#OPP 417 Body Investigation ID’d as 34 Yr Old Ottawa Female JULY 4, 2017

(RUSSELL COUNTY, ON) – On July 2, 2017 at approximately 2:30 p.m. officers from the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) Russell County detachment responded to a report of a deceased person on the shoulder portion of westbound Highway #417 near mile marker 88. Officers attended the scene and located a female pedestrian that had been struck by a passing […]

RUSSELL #OPP Body on Side of 417 – Mile 88 WESTBOUND CLOSED July 2 , 2017

RUSSELL #OPP Body on Side of 417 – Mile 88  WESTBOUND  CLOSED July 2 , 2017

(RUSSELL COUNTY, ON) – On July 2, 2017 at approximately 2:30 p.m. officers from the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) Russell County detachment responded to a report of a deceased person on the shoulder portion of westbound Highway #417 near mile marker 88. Upon arriving on scene the officers located human remains. The investigation is continuing with the assistance of the […]

#OPP Charge Trucker ROY SWABY After Porta Potties Hit 417 in Ottawa JUNE 22, 2017

#OPP Charge Trucker ROY SWABY After Porta Potties Hit 417 in Ottawa JUNE 22, 2017

OPP CHARGE DRIVER AFTER PORTA-POTTIES FALL OFF TRUCK   (OTTAWA, ON) – Members of the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) Ottawa Detachment have charged the driver of a truck which lost its load of portable toilets on Highway 417 eastbound near Moodie Drive Wednesday afternoon.   On June 21, 2017 at approximately 2:45 pm, OPP were […]

Time to Not Allow Trucks to Use Passing Lanes in Ontario? By Jamie Gilcig JUNE 15, 2017

Time to Not Allow Trucks to Use Passing Lanes in Ontario?  By Jamie Gilcig JUNE 15, 2017

Cornwall Ontario – Transport trailers can be one of the most frightening part of driving for motorists, especially on major highways like the 401 or 417 here in Eastern Ontario. The OPP just issued a release stating that they are involved in over 25% of road fatalities. Among the 1,342 fatal motor vehicle collisions on […]

#OPP Investigate 417 Vanier Parkway Tractor Trailer Collision MAY 30, 2017

#OPP Investigate 417 Vanier Parkway Tractor Trailer Collision MAY 30, 2017

OPP INVESTIGATING TRACTOR TRAILER COLLISION (Ottawa, ON) -The Ottawa Detachment of the Ontario Provincial Police is investigating a Tractor Trailer collision on Highway 417.   At approximately 5:05 am, a Tractor Trailer Westbound on Highway 417 near Vanier Parkway struck the center median and the right median when the driver lost control. One of the fuel tanks […]

Partial Closure of 417 E in Ottawa After Multi Car Collision MAY 18, 2017

Partial Closure of 417 E in Ottawa After Multi Car Collision MAY 18, 2017

OPP INVESTIGATING MOTOR COLLISION (Ottawa, ON) -The Ottawa Detachment of the Ontario Provincial Police is investigating a motor vehicle collision on Highway 417.   At approximately 7:51 am, the Ottawa OPP received several calls about a multi vehicle collision on Highway 417 Eastbound at Parkdale Ave.   Lanes 1,2 and 4 are presently closed due […]

SD&G #OPP Drug Bust on 417 & Domestic in Chesterville APRIL 6, 2017

SD&G #OPP Drug Bust on 417 & Domestic in Chesterville APRIL 6, 2017

DRUGS SEIZED (North Glengarry/East Hawkesbury) – On April 5, 2017 at approximately 10:25am, Stormont, Dundas & Glengarry (SD&G) Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) officers observed a vehicle at a property in North Glengarry Township which led to it being intercepted for a traffic violation on Highway 417, East Hawkesbury Township. The stop resulted in the seizure […]

GENNADI BRIANSKI ID’d as 417 Fatality Victim in Ottawa FEB 10, 2017 #OPP

GENNADI BRIANSKI  ID’d as 417 Fatality Victim in Ottawa FEB 10, 2017 #OPP

UPDATE # 2 OPP INVESTIGATING FATAL MOTOR COLLISION Driver Identified and Charges Laid (Ottawa, ON) –The Ottawa Detachment of the Ontario Provincial Police investigated a motor vehicle collision on Highway 417. The driver of the van, who died as a result of the collision, has been identified as Gennadi BRIANSKI ( 50 yrs old) from […]

Flying Trailer Wheels Results in Van Driver in 417 Fatality in Ottawa #OPP Feb 10, 2017

Flying Trailer Wheels Results in Van Driver in 417 Fatality in Ottawa #OPP Feb 10, 2017

Ontario Provincial Police News Portal OPP Media Release OTTAWA OPP INVESTIGATING FATAL MOTOR COLLISION 2017-02-10 FROM/DE: Ottawa OPP Detachment  DATE:     February 10th, 2017 OPP INVESTIGATING FATAL MOTOR COLLISION (Ottawa, ON) –The Ottawa Detachment of the Ontario Provincial Police is investigating a motor vehicle collision on Highway 417. At approximately 5:57 am, a Tractor Trailer Westbound on Highway […]

ALEXANDRE ROBERGE Fatal Victim of 417 3 Tractor Collision NOV 30, 2016

ALEXANDRE ROBERGE Fatal Victim of 417 3 Tractor Collision NOV 30, 2016

Ontario Provincial Police News Portal OPP Media Release HAWKESBURY Update #1 TRACTOR TRAILERS INVOLVED IN FATAL COLLISION – HIGHWAY #417 WESTBOUND RE-OPENED 2016-11-30 Update #1   TRACTOR TRAILERS INVOLVED IN FATAL COLLISION Highway #417 Westbound Re-Opened and Deceased Identified  (EAST HAWKESBURY TOWNSHIP, ON)  On November 29, 2016 at approximately 3:40 a.m., officers from Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) […]

Hwy 417 W Closed After 3 Tractor Trailer Collision Near Hawkesbury NOV 29, 2016

Hwy 417 W Closed After 3 Tractor Trailer Collision Near Hawkesbury NOV 29, 2016

Ontario Provincial Police News Portal OPP Media Release HAWKESBURY TRACTOR TRAILERS INVOLVED IN FATAL COLLISION – HIGHWAY #417 WESTBOUND CLOSED 2016-11-29 TRACTOR TRAILERS INVOLVED IN FATAL COLLISION HIGHWAY #417 WESTBOUND CLOSED  (EAST HAWKESBURY TOWNSHIP, ON)  On November 29, 2016 at approximately 3:40 a.m., officers from Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) Hawkesbury detachment, paramedics and the Hawkesbury […]

Ottawa OPP Charge BRADLEY BURKE With Stunt Driving OCT 19, 2016

Ottawa OPP Charge BRADLEY BURKE With Stunt Driving OCT 19, 2016

Ontario Provincial Police News Portal OPP Media Release OTTAWA OPP CHARGE STUNT DRIVER 2016-10-19 FROM/DE: Ottawa OPP Detachment  DATE:    October 19th, 2016 OPP CHARGE STUNT DRIVER (Ottawa, ON) –On Tuesday October18th, 2016, the Ontario Provincial Police Highway Safety Division charged 1 drivers for stunt driving. A 20yr old man from Ottawa was E/B on Highway 7 near […]

OPP Investigate 417 Fatality Near Embrun SEPT 27, 2016 UPDATED

OPP Investigate 417 Fatality Near Embrun SEPT 27, 2016  UPDATED

OPP INVESTIGATING FATAL CRASH (EMBRUN, ON) – On September 25, 2016 at approximately 2:40AM officers of the Russell County Detachment of the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) responded to a serious motor vehicle crash at mile marker 62 Highway 417 westbound. One person was transported to the Ottawa General Hospital and later pronounced deceased. The collision is […]