Huron OPP lay charges in deadly crash north of Brussels that killed Sauble Beach man

Ontario Provincial Police file image. . Don Mitchell / Global News

Ontario Provincial Police in Huron County have charged a 21-year-old North Huron woman in connection to a deadly multi-vehicle crash in December.

Police said the four-vehicle collision occurred around 8 p.m. on Dec. 5, 2019 along Jamestown Bridge on Brussels Line (Huron County Road #12).

The investigation showed that a car was heading east on Jamestown Road when it entered the intersection at Brussels Line and, police allege, failed to yield to a southbound tractor-trailer.

The tractor-trailer then collided with a bridge and a northbound pickup truck, which was then rear-ended by a northbound SUV, police said.

READ MORE: Sauble Beach man killed in 4-vehicle crash north of Brussels: OPP

Police have charged a 21-year-old woman with Failing to Yield to Traffic on a Through Highway.

Police said Jamie Hill, 62, of Sauble Beach, Ont. was pronounced dead at the scene. He was a passenger in the pickup truck. The pickup truck’s driver, Liam Fletcher, 21, also of Sauble Beach, remains in hospital recovering from his injuries, police said.

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The accused is scheduled to appear in court on March 3, 2020 in Goderich.