Officers with the city’s traffic division unit arrested a 19-year-old man on Oct. 6 in connection with a motor vehicle collision that killed one person last year. According to officials, the suspect was driving a vehicle when it struck a utility pole on Oct. 18, 2022, at St. Mary’s Road and Guay Avenue.
He was transported to the hospital in serious condition. A 17-year-old male passenger was pronounced dead.
The driver was released from custody and faces a charge of criminal negligence causing death.
Police added that speed and the manner in which the vehicle was driven were factors in the collision.
One teen dead, one in hospital after crash in Old St. Vital
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