The province’s police watchdog are investigating a fatal collision that happened overnight in Stouffville.
The accident happened around 2:30 a.m. on Sunday on the Highway 48 near Vandorf Sideroad.
OPP say one person died following a single-vehicle rollover.
According to the SIU, York Regioin police attempted to stop a vehicle. The driver of the vehicle failed to stop, and officers pursued the vehicle. The vehicle then left the roadway and crashed into a ditch. A 30-year-old man was pronounced dead on scene.
The highway between Pine Vista Avenue and Bloomington Road was closed for hours during the investigation.
Anyone who may have information regarding this case is asked to contact the Unit at 416-622-0748 or 1-800-787-8529 Ext. 1806.
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