Teen Charged in Fatal Collision
A Belleville boy will be in court Friday for a bail hearing, after he was charged in connection to a fatal highway collision over the weekend.
The OPP say a pickup truck driven by the boy, 16, was travelling west in the eastbound lanes of Highway 401 in Belleville on Sunday and collided with a vehicle.
A passenger in the eastbound vehicle, a woman, 30, from Loyalist Township, died at the scene, while the driver remains in hospital with serious injuries.
The teen, who cannot be named under the Youth Criminal Justice Act, is charged with manslaughter, criminal negligence causing bodily harm and theft of a motor vehicle.