AUG 13 - OPP INVESTIGATE FAIL TO REMAIN COLLISION

FROM/DE:  Upper Ottawa Valley OPP                DATE:  August 13, 2020

OPP INVESTIGATE FAIL TO REMAIN COLLISION

Cyclist struck by pickup truck

(PEMBROKE, ON)  – The Upper Ottawa Valley Detachment of the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) is currently investigating a fail to remain motor vehicle collision that occurred on Forced Road just north of Boundary Road in the City of Pembroke.  The collision took place at approximately 7:00 p.m. on Tuesday July 28, 2020.  A northbound pickup truck struck a northbound cyclist and failed to remain. The suspect vehicle is described as a black Ford pickup truck.  The passenger side of the truck, including the side mirror, may have sustained damaged as a result of the collision.

The cyclist sustained serious injuries as a result of the collision. 

One of the motorists who initially stopped to assist the victim indicated that they had dash cam footage.  The police would like to speak to this motorist and with anyone else with information regarding this incident. 

Witnesses or anyone with information about this fail to remain collision are asked to contact the Upper Ottawa Valley Detachment of the OPP at 613-732-3332 or Pembroke/Renfrew County Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477) or at www.valleytips.ca