Investigation continues into fatal North Dundas ATV crash

The SD&G OPP sign at detachment headquarters in Long Sault. Zandbergen photo, Nation Valley News

NORTH DUNDAS — The SD&G OPP say their investigation continues into a fatal two-vehicle crash that took the life of a South Dundas man on Aug. 22.

Christopher Merkley, 27, was driving an ATV northbound on Steen Rd. when he entered Thompson Rd. and collided with an eastbound cube van. Merkley succumbed to his injuries at the scene, according to the local police detachment. Officers responded to the North Dundas site at just after 8:15 p.m.

The driver of the van was not injured. All roads have been re-opened.

SD&G OPP officers are being assisted by OPP Traffic Collision Investigators (TTCI) on the investigation.

 

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