Motor Vehicle Collision

March 2017

WATCH: Caught on camera

March 31st, 2017|

Two women were able to get out of their car after it rolled onto its roof Friday on Barker Street, just north of Oxford Street, in London. A neighbour’s video of the collision shows a parked car being shoved forward, then a car flipping and sliding on its roof. Other details were not immediately […]

Dramatic Scene

March 13th, 2017|

A dramatic scene played out at a London retailer today.An SUV smashed through the front window of the Skechers store on Wellington Road just after 5:00 p.m. Saturday afternoon.Despite the extensive damage to the building, and the fact that many shoppers were inside, no one sustained any serious injury.Emergency crews were quick to respond […]

February 2017

28-year-old woman in critical condition after 401 rollover 

February 13th, 2017|

Ontario Provincial Police say a woman is fighting for her life following a collision on the 401 at Veteran’s Memorial Parkway late Sunday evening.

Police say that around 9:50 p.m. a blue Toyota heading west rolled off the highway just east of the Veteran’s Memorial Parkway off-ramp. The vehicle ended up in a culvert on […]

3 Vehicle Accident

February 6th, 2017|

3 car accident Wharnciffe Rd at Base Line Rd. East lanes are blocked. @MLEMS911 and Fire are on scene @CTVLondon @CJBK #ldnont @LPFFA pic.twitter.com/JefO4TTVvF

Source  CTV London | February 6, 2017

January 2017

MVC

January 13th, 2017|

Emergency Crews en route to an MVC on Roxburgh Road. @LPFFA @MLEMS911 @lpstraffic #ldnont pic.twitter.com/Ww8yEoa77q
— London Police ON (@lpsmediaoffice) January 13, 2017

Hwy. 401 Off Ramp Following Fatal Crash

January 4th, 2017|

Hwy. 401 Off Ramp to Wellington Rd. Reopened Following Fatal Crash
Middlesex County OPP say a second fatal crash in as many days has claimed the life of a female.

Emergency crews responded to the scene of the collision on the eastbound Hwy. 401 off ramp to Wellington Rd. after a vehicle had gone into the […]

Collision Sends One To Hospital

January 2nd, 2017|

Highbury Collision Sends One To Hospital With Serious Injuries
London Police say one person was sent to hospital with serious injuries after a two-vehicle collision on Highbury Ave. at Florence St. Monday afternoon.

Police, fire, and EMS were called to the intersection at about 12:30 p.m. after reports of t-bone collision between a car and transport truck.
Reports say […]

December 2016

Driver, child taken to hospital after crash

December 2nd, 2016|

The driver of a van and a child were taken to hospital with non-life-threatening injuries after a three vehicle crash in downtown London Friday morning Police, firefighters, and paramedics were called to the intersection of York and Ridout streets around 11:30 a.m.

People who work in the area reported hearing a loud bang inside their […]

November 2016

Fatal Crash

November 25th, 2016|

Fatal crash: Longtime newspaper carrier Gloria Chivers killed in north London crash

A 23-year-old London man is charged with impaired driving following a head-on crash between two vehicles that killed a woman who was a longtime carrier of The London Free Press.

The collision happened at the intersection of Sunningdale Road and Richmond Street Thursday at […]

Stay off the Roads

November 20th, 2016|

Police urge London-area drivers to stay off roads until storm passes

That was one snowy wallop.

All that snow and wind on the weekend, a shock to the system after a thus-far balmy November, was so bad that provincial police urged everyone to stay home.

A blast of winter weather wreaked havoc on London-area roads, causing a […]

September 2016

Great working alongside…

September 29th, 2016|

Great working alongside @LPFFA at #WesternU Campus Safety Day! Thank you to @westernuFire @westernupolice @uwofootpatrol @MADDldn as well!

Pedestrian killed

September 26th, 2016|

32-year-old man struck and killed by an SUV in downtown London
A man was killed when he was struck by an SUV in downtown London early Monday morning.

London Police say the incident happened on York Street west of Clarence about 2 a.m.

The 32-year-old man was pronounced dead at the scene.

His name was not released pending […]

Friends, kin mourn avid biker after deadly crash

September 20th, 2016|

Fatal motorcycle accidents: Bike drivers in London and Elgin County dead after two weekend crashes
Steven Medeiros loved riding around London on his orange and green Ninja Turtle-themed motorcycle and matching helmet.

The 30-year-old’s YouTube channel featured videos of him and fellow motorcycle enthusiasts cruising the city, often popping wheelies and weaving through traffic.

In many of the […]

Collision injures three, shatters bus shelter

September 15th, 2016|

Crash at Dundas Street and Highbury Avenue injured three people, smashed bus shelter

A two-vehicle collision injured three people and sent a car crashing into a bus shelter in east London Thursday.

Witnesses say a car turning left onto Dundas Street from Highbury Avenue collided with a pickup truck going north on Highbury shortly before 2 […]

August 2016

Car flips, hits pole

August 29th, 2016|

Driver hospitalized after Mustang flips, hits pole in Lambeth

Crews had to cut a man from a car after a single-vehicle rollover in west London Monday afternoon.

London police, fire and EMS responded to a 911 call around noon from a witness who reported a car had driven off the road and rolled into a hydro […]

Two taken to hospital after crash

August 12th, 2016|

Two taken to hospital after SUV and Rogers Cable service van crash in London

 
 

 
Source: Two taken to hospital after crash | The London Free Press

Car crashes into doors at north-end Costco

August 9th, 2016|

Nobody was injured when a car crashed into doors at the north London Costco on Tuesday afternoon.

The car with two women and an infant inside drove over a curb and crashed into the side of the Costco on Wonderland Road, denting the metal doors and damaging the front of the vehicle.

Unlike a fatal crash […]

Five-truck crash closes down Hwy. 401

August 3rd, 2016|

 

Police are investigating a five-vehicle crash involving four tractor trailers and a dump truck that closed down eastbound lanes of Highway 401 in London Wednesday morning.

Source: Five-truck crash closes down Hwy. 401 | The London Free Press

June 2016

Man killed in crash

June 24th, 2016|

Man killed in crash in south London Friday

One man died and a second man was injured when a pickup truck and car collided Friday in southeast London.

The crash occurred at about 1:30 p.m. at Wilton Grove Road and Old Victoria Road.

The man who was driving the car was killed, police said. His identity wasn’t […]

Worker injured at east-end food plant

June 22nd, 2016|

Sofina Foods worker was pinned between transport truck and forklift in London Wednesday

A London worker was injured at an east-end food plant Wednesday morning, pinned between a transport truck and a forklift.

The worker at Sofina Foods on Trafalgar Street, who was not identified, appeared to suffer a broken leg, said London Police.

“At this point […]