Police have charged a 31 year old man after a fatal crash on Queen’s Quay earlier this month.
On Saturday, July 2, 2016, just after 6p.m., police responded to a call for a crash at 200 Queen’s Quay East .
It is alleged that a 31-year-old man was driving a 2009 Porsche 911, eastbound on Queen’s Quay East.
The driver lost control of the vehicle which left the roadway and struck a building.
A 35-year-old woman who was a passenger in the Porsche, was injured.
She was taken to hospital with life-threatening injuries where she was later pronounced dead.
31 year old Joseph Kirkpatrick, of Kitchener is now charged with dangerous operation of a motor vehicle causing death and criminal negligence cause death.
Police want to speak to a pair of witnesses who offered help to the victims immediately after the crash by removing both the passenger and driver from the vehicle.
The first man is described as brown, 30-40, medium build, with wavy, medium-length black hair on top and shorter on the sides, full beard, black watch on left wrist, light-coloured bracelet on right wrist, red-and-white plaid top, light full-length blue jeans, black shoes, possibly high-tops or work boots with gold or yellow writing and gold-rimmed dark sunglasses.
The second is described as white, 35-40, medium build, short brown hair with sideburns and full goatee, with few days’ growth of facial hair, medium build, medium-blue golf shirt, dark-blue shorts, yellow bracelet on right wrist, light-grey, dark-grey and white running shoes.
Anyone with information is asked to contact police at 416-808-1900, Crime Stoppers anonymously at 416-222-TIPS (8477) or online at www.222tips.com.