Driver Charged in Fatal Napanee Collision

Charges have been laid against the driver involved in a fatal collision in Napanee last week.

OPP have charged Andrew Slapkauskas, 42,  of Belleville, with first degree murder, attempted murder, dangerous operation of a motor vehicle, and flight from police causing death.

Police say suspect vehicle, who was fleeing from police, was involved in a collision on Highway 2 between Switzerville Road and Old Hamburg Road.

The driver of the other car,  Florence Wyatt-Morris, 88, was killed instantly.

A funeral for Florence will be held at St. Mary of Magdeline Anglican Church Tuesday, March 13, at 11:00 a.m.

Slapkauskas remains in custody pending his next bail hearing.

The OPP notified the province's Special Investigations Unit (SIU) at the time of the incident, which has since invoked its mandate.

As a result the OPP will not be able to provide any further information.

Any other inquiries should be directed to SIU communications at (416) 622-2342.