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Confrontation Between Trucker & Pedestrian Ends With Life Threatening Injuries
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Confrontation Between Trucker & Pedestrian Ends With Life Threatening Injuries

Posted: 2021-05-31 12:57:08 By: thebay

Bracebridge OPP responded to an incident on Bethune Drive in Gravenhurst on Sunday involving a transport truck and a pedestrian.

Police say the pedestrian mounted the transport truck and a confrontation ensued that resulted in the man falling as the truck was put into motion.

The driver of the truck fled the scene and is still outstanding. The transport is described as a blue Freightliner conventional bearing Ontario Marker BK46352.

The pedestrian, a 47 year-old Gravenhurst man, was transported to hospital and later transferred to a Toronto area hospital with life-threatening injuries.

The investigation is ongoing and anyone with information is asked to call Bracebridge OPP or call Crime Stoppers