1 girl useless, one other injured after being hit by snowplow in Barrie


Codi Wilson, CP24.com


Revealed Friday, January 17, 2020 5:42AM EST


Final Up to date Friday, January 17, 2020 5:30PM EST

One girl was killed and one other was injured after they have been struck by a snowplow in Barrie early Friday morning.

Police say a privately operated tractor, which was outfitted with a snow removing blade on the entrance, was within the space of Mapleview and Veterans drives in Barrie at round 12:30 a.m. when the driving force tried to make a left flip and struck two feminine pedestrians who have been making an attempt to cross the road.

One of many girls was pronounced useless on the scene and the second was taken to hospital with non-life-threatening accidents.

The 22-year-old feminine driver of the tractor was additionally taken to hospital as a precaution.

The victims are each believed to be 26-year-old girls from Bradford.

Police haven’t offered the identify of the deceased as they’re nonetheless working to inform next-of-kin.

Investigators haven’t mentioned if any fees shall be laid.