Man, 30, dead after single-vehicle collision in Ajax: police

A Durham Regional Police officer and cruiser. File / Global News

A 30-year-old man from Whitby is dead after a collision in Ajax, police say.

Durham Regional Police said on Tuesday at around 10:15 p.m., officers received a report of a single-vehicle collision in a parking lot in the Salem Road and Rossland Road area.

“It’s believed that the driver suffered a medical episode before losing control of the vehicle,” police said in a news release.

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Police said the vehicle hit a commercial storefront.

Officers said the driver — the lone occupant of the vehicle — was pronounced deceased at the scene.

“A post-mortem will be conducted to determine if this collision was caused by a medical episode,” police said.

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Anyone with information is asked to contact police or Crime Stoppers.

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