Around 11:00 p.m. on Sunday, January 6, 2019, a green Buick four-door sedan travelling at a very high speed, left the roadway and struck a rock cut on Big Nickel Road at Municipal Road 35 in Greater Sudbury. The collision resulted in the death of the driver and sole occupant of the vehicle.
Officers from the Greater Sudbury Police Service Traffic Management Unit attended the scene and began an investigation.
Due to the extensive injuries sustained by the driver as a result of the collision, the individual’s identity has not yet been confirmed. We are working in collaboration with the Centre of Forensic Science to obtain a positive identification for the individual. An update will be provided at that time.
We are requesting the Public’s assistance in locating any witnesses that may have been in the area at the time of the collision and anyone who may have information about the vehicle involved.
If you have any information, please contact the Greater Sudbury Police Service at 705-675-9171 or Crime Stoppers at 705-222-8477.