(CHATSWORTH, ON) - On August 30, 2020 at 12:00 p.m. Grey Bruce Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) were dispatched to a single motor vehicle rollover on Highway 6 near Moto Park Road, Chatsworth. Two occupants of a (black) car, a driver and a passenger, were transported from the scene by ambulance to a hospital with serious non-life threatening injuries.
OPP officers were assisted at the scene by Grey County Paramedics and Chatsworth Fire Department.
Grey Bruce OPP officers attended the hospital and spoke with the injured occupants. The passenger sustained facial injuries that required surgery. The passenger would not initially provide their identity to police or hospital staff and when it was revealed it was discovered that they were breaching a condition imposed by the Ontario Court of Justice.
As a result of the investigation, Grey Bruce OPP have charged the driver, Derek CARR, 24 years old from St. Catherines, with careless driving causing bodily harm, section 130(3) Highway Traffic Act. The accused was served a Provincial Summons and is required to attend Provincial Court to answer to the charge.
Grey Bruce OPP arrested and charged Hayden SKREPNEK, 25 years old from Niagara Falls, with failure to comply with release order, section 145(5)(a) Criminal Code of Canada. The accused was released on an Undertaking and is required to attend Ontario Court of Justice in Owen Sound on November 5, 2020.
Anyone with information that can assist Grey Bruce OPP with this investigation, call 1-888-310-1122. Should you wish to remain anonymous, call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477 (TIPS) or submit a secure web-tip at www.cstip.ca, where you may be eligible to receive a cash reward of up to $2,000.