On October 16, 2012 at approximately 1:20 pm police responded to a two vehicle collision on Burwell Road between Talbot and Edward Streets. An unknown silver vehicle travelling southbound on Burwell passed a transport truck unsafely. The unsafe pass forced two northbound vehicles to collide as they pulled off the road to avoid a head on crash.
There were no injuries as a result of the collision and about $6000.00 in total damages.
Police are appealing to any witnesses of the incident to call 519-631-1364 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477.
Possession of stolen property
On October 16, 2012 police arrested and charged a 35 year old St. Thomas man with possession of stolen property under $5000.00 and breach of probation. The stolen property was traced back to a car entry that occurred on October 14, 2012 at a residence in the south end of the city. The man was released on conditions that include a future court date.