Lakeshore closed due to fatalities July 29

Lakeshore Road remains closed between Melville Street and Radley’s Hill. It is unknown when it will re-open. 

OPP is advising motorists to drive carefully and to use the detour to avoid the crash scene.

On July 29, 2020 shortly before 2:00 p.m., members of the Temiskaming Detachment of the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP), the Temiskaming District Emergency Medical Services (EMS) and the Temiskaming Shores Fire Department responded to a call for a motor vehicle collision involving a bus and two cyclists, on Lakeshore Road, in the City of Temiskaming Shores.  

The OPP’s Technical Traffic Collision Investigators (TTCI) and the Office of the Chief Coroner- Ontario Forensic Pathology Service (OCC-FPS) are assisting with this investigation. 

The two cyclists have been confirmed deceased.

Further information will be provided as it becomes available. 

Lakeshore closed due to fatalities July 29 was last modified: July 29th, 2020 by Editorial Staff

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