Friday September 8, 2017 – Lansdowne Street/Monaghan Road Motor Vehicle Collision Update

Shortly before 2 p.m. on September 7, 2017 a two vehicle collision took place at the intersection of Lansdowne Street and Monaghan Road.

The investigation revealed that a 61-year-old Oshawa man appears to have suffered a medical emergency while operating his vehicle and subsequently struck a Peterborough Police cruiser that was in the area at the time on an unrelated matter. The male was taken to a local hospital via EMS where he was later pronounced deceased.

The death does not appear suspicious and has been turned over to the Coroner.

The officer operating the police cruiser at the time suffered minor injuries and the police vehicle sustained minor damage.

No further information will be released.