JULY 26, 2023 – The Stormont, Dundas and Glengarry (SD&G) Detachment of the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) is investigating a fatal plane crash.

On July 26, 2023, shortly after 1:00 p.m., officers responded to an airplane crash on Power Dam Road, east of Alexandria.

The pilot was pronounced deceased at the scene, while the passenger was transported to hospital with life-threatening injuries.

Police continue to investigate in partnership with the Transportation Safety Board of Canada.

Power Dam Road remains closed, and police are requesting the public to avoid the area.