OPP Officer Charged In Cruiser Vs Motorcycle Collision
Source: Area OPP
Date: Tue Nov 20 04:20:16 MST 2018
The motorcycle operator and Bruce County OPP officer were taken to a local hospital for treatment of non-life threatening injuries.
The province's Special Investigations Unit (SIU) was notified and invoked its mandate.
Following the completion of the SIU investigation, South Bruce OPP concluded their parallel investigation. As a result, Provincial Constable Kenneth ROPPEL was charged on November 13, 2018 with Left Turn-fail to afford reasonable opportunity to avoid collision, contrary to Section 141(5) of the Highway Traffic Act.
A court appearance has been scheduled for December 18, 2018.