Skip to content

SIU probing injury to woman during arrest on Highway 417

The province's police watchdog is looking into an incident where a woman was injured during an interaction with Hawkesbury OPP.
SIU logo

Ontario's police watchdog is probing an incident where a woman was injured during a traffic stop.

On Friday at approximately 6:30 p.m, Hawkesbury OPP responded to a traffic complaint on Highway 417 in East Hawkesbury Township.

As a result of the traffic stop and subsequent arrest of the female driver, the woman suffered an unspecified injury and was taken to the hospital.

The Ontario Provincial Police notified the Special Investigations Unit (SIU) which invoked its mandate.

The OPP would not provide any other details.





Rogers Media
2001 Thurston Drive Ottawa, ON, K1G 6C9 © 2006-2019 Rogers Media. All rights reserved.