Collision on Lakeshore Drive this morning

Collision on Lakeshore Drive this morning

North Bay Police were immediately dispatched to Lakeshore Drive at Birchs Road at 6:21 a.m. this morning in response to a two-vehicle collision.

Following an investigation, North Bay Police issued a provincial offence notice for improper right turn to the 53-year old male driver of a flatbed transport truck who lives in Saint-Jean-Port-Joli, Québec.

While he was travelling in the centre lane towards downtown and in his attempt to make a right hand turn onto Birchs Road, it is alleged that the driver struck a car that was travelling in the same direction in the lane closest to the curb.

The 35-year old female driver of the car who lives in North Bay, was transported to hospital by ambulance with non-life-threatening injuries.