The Canadian Press
Revealed Sunday, July 7, 2019 9:22PM EDT
Final Up to date Sunday, July 7, 2019 11:40PM EDT
OTTAWA – Ontario’s police watchdog is investigating after a crash on a serious freeway in Ottawa left two individuals lifeless on Sunday.
The incident occurred simply earlier than 1 p.m., when officers with the Ontario Provincial Police and Ottawa Police Service adopted a automobile eastbound on Freeway 417 as a part of an investigation.
Provincial police say the officers stopped following the automotive due to security issues, and a short while later, the automobile was reportedly travelling east within the westbound lanes of the freeway.
The Particular Investigations Unit says the automobile then collided with one other automobile, killing each drivers — the 36-year-old man who was being adopted by the cops and a 62-year-old girl.
The company says different automobiles have been additionally concerned within the crash, and that two individuals have been taken to hospital with what police had earlier described as life-threatening accidents.
The SIU is robotically referred to as in to analyze incidents involving police the place there was demise, severe harm or allegations of sexual assault.