Spilled Sprayer Results In Charge
Source: Area OPP
Date: Wed Jun 3 04:16:12 MST 2020
Shortly after 6:30 p.m., Perth County OPP and the North Perth Fire Department were called to the intersection of Fordwich Line and Perth Road 178 (also known as "Mayne Corners") at the border of the Municipality of North Perth and the Township of Howick, for a report of a collision involving a tractor pulling a sprayer. The investigation has indicated that the sprayer wheel had gone off the edge of the roadway, causing the sprayer to tip and spill the contents. The Ministry of Environment was notified and attended the scene for the spill.
The driver of the tractor was not injured in the collision.
As a result, a 60 year old resident of North Perth has been charged with:
Turn - Not in Safety contrary to the Highway Traffic Act