Police Arrest Hit & Run Driver

Posted: 2018-06-20 07:28:34 By: hbr

On Sunday OPP responded to reports of a collision on Highway 124 in Magnetawan involving a vehicle and a cyclist.

Police say that the vehicle was travelling eastbound on Highway 124 when it struck an eastbound cyclist, causing her to land in the south side ditch.

The cyclist, 70 year old June Bell of Barrie, was taken to hospital by EMS with life threatening injuries. The driver of the vehicle left the scene.

Police located the vehicle and the driver in Parry Sound on Sunday night and arrested and charged 54 year old Darren Miller of Barrie with failing to stop at the scene of an accident causing bodily harm, and dangerous operation of a motor vehicle causing bodily harm.