Wednesday, May 28, 2014

The Names of Weekend Accident Victims Released

The OPP have released the names of two men killed in a collision on Highway 17 east between Kenora and Dryden.

37 year old Adrian Chapados of Saskatchewan was the driver of a Ford Mustang and was pronounced dead at the scene.

18 year old Frisco McRae of Quebec was taken by ambulence to hospital in Dryden, but later died from his injuries.

The accident took place near Eagle River shortly after 6:00 Sunday morning and closed that section of the
Trans-Canada for much of the day.

The occupants of the semi were not injured and the OPP say no charges have been laid.