A 63-year-old Clarington male sustained fatal injuries as a result of a snowmobile collision near Newtonville over the weekend.
On Saturday, January 23, 2021, at approximately 8:30 p.m., officers from East Division were called to a serious collision on private property involving a single snowmobile. A 63-year-old-male was operating a snowmobile on a laneway when he was ejected from the vehicle. The male was transported to a local hospital, and later transported to a Toronto-area trauma centre with life-threatening injuries.
Members of the DRPS Collision Investigation Unit, attended the scene to conduct an investigation. The 63-year-old male succumbed to his injuries yesterday in hospital.
Anyone with information about this incident or witnessed this collision is asked to call the Collision Investigation Unit at 1-888-579-1520 ext. 5216.
Anonymous tips can be made to Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477 (TIPS) or on the website at http://www.durhamregionalcrimestoppers.ca and tipsters are eligible for a cash reward of up to $2,000.