Man charged four months after fatal collision

OPP cruiser. File photo by Blackburn News.

A man is now facing a charge in connection with a fatal crash that occurred several months ago in Kingsville.

The collision happened on the evening of October 25, 2019 on Road 7 East between North Talbot Road and Graham Side Road. The victim was identified by police as 37-year-old Remi Rioux of Leamington. Police said Rioux’s vehicle collided head-on with a farm tractor.

On Monday, OPP announced that they have charged 46-year-old Robert Boyd of Ruthven with careless driving causing death.

Boyd is scheduled to appear in an Ontario courtroom on March 16 to answer to the charge.