‘Ottawa’ Police Seek Witnesses to March 25th Fatal Collision on Merivale Road
Ottawa police are asking for the public’s assistance to locate a vehicle that was driven away from the scene of a fatal accident on Merivale Road on March 25.
Police say the driver of the vehicle might have witnessed the crash and could have information that might helpwith their investigation.
Police believe the witness was travelling south on Merivale Road before being passed by the Honda SUV that struck a utility pole at around 2:30 a.m. Police describe the possible witness’s vehicle as a dark hatchback.
Vincent Cheslock, 27, was killed in the collision. A 20-year-old man, who was also in the Honda, is still recovering from his injuries in hospital.
Anyone with information about the crash or the witness’s vehicle is asked to contact Ottawa Police at 613-236-1222, ext. 2481 or Crime Stoppers at 613-233-8477 (TIPS).