OPP continue to investigate Fatal Collision

The Nipigon Detachment of the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) is investigating a fatal motor vehicle collision.

On December 28, 2023, just before 5:00 p.m., members of the OPP along with emergency medical services (EMS) responded to a serious motor vehicle collision involving a commercial motor vehicle (CMV) and passenger motor vehicle on Highway 11 south of Beardmore.

As a result of the collision, the 56-year-old driver of the passenger motor vehicle was pronounced deceased at the scene by EMS. The occupants of the CMV were transported to local hospital by EMS to be treated for minor injuries.

The highway was closed for an extended period of time; however, has since been re-opened.

The OPP North West Region Traffic Incident Management and Enforcement (TIME) Team and OPP Collision Re-Constructionists are assisting in the investigation. Although the investigation is ongoing, charges are not expected to be laid.


Dec 29, 2023 at 06:14

Hwy 11 remains closed at this time.

Dec 28, 2023 at 20:51

Highway 11 approximately 13 kilometers south of Beardmore is closed due to a serious collision.

On December 28, 2023, just before 5:00 pm, Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) and other emergency services were called to the scene of a serious motor vehicle collision on Highway 11, approximately 13 kilometers south of Beardmore.

Highway 11 remains closed in both directions at this location while emergency services work the scene.

The OPP will provide additional media updates as they become available.

Do not call the OPP for road closure information. For real-time road closure information please visit the following link Ontario 511 (511on.ca) .