Beckwith Township – On August 17, 2019 around 11:30 a.m., officers from the Lanark County Detachment of the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) were dispatched to a serious, single vehicle rollover on Highway 7 near Dwyer Hill Road, Ontario.
Lanark Officers were assisted by Lanark County Paramedics and members of the OPP Collision Reconstruction Unit. Highway 7 remained closed until around 7:00 p.m. while the investigation was conducted.
Both occupants were transported to hospital, the female with non-life threatening injuries. The male succumbed to his injuries at hospital on August 18, 2019.
This investigation is still on-going and the name of the decedent is not being released pending notification of next of kin.