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OPP constable charged in crash west of Eganville

The officer and the driver of a passenger vehicle suffered minor injuries in the incident.

A provincial police constable is facing one Highway Traffic Act charge after a two-vehicle collision on Highway 60 in the Township of Killaloe Hagarty and Richards.

Ontario Provincial Police officers responded to the crash involving a marked OPP cruiser and passenger vehicle on July 12, 2019 around 2:20 p.m.

Both vehicles were travelling westbound. 

The officer in the cruiser and the 74-year-old driver of the passenger vehicle suffered minor injuries.

Constable Murray MacDougall, a two-year member with the OPP's Killaloe Detachment, has been charged with Unsafe Move, Lane or Shoulder contrary to the Highway Traffic Act. 

The officer remains on active duty.

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