Skip to content

Person dies after being ejected from vehicle, subsequently struck in Ontario

TILLSONBURG, Ont. — Ontario Provincial Police say one person has died in Tillsonburg, Ont., after being ejected from a vehicle and then hit.

Police say it happened just before 8 p.m. Tuesday on Lisgar Avenue.

A social media post from police says it involved a passenger "being ejected from a moving vehicle and subsequently struck."

The driver left the scene, but police say that person later returned, and is now in custody. 

A stretch of Lisgar Avenue was temporarily closed following the collision. 

Police say the investigation is ongoing. 

This report by The Canadian Press was first published March 9, 2022. 


This story was produced with the financial assistance of the Facebook and Canadian Press News Fellowship. 

The Canadian Press

Looking for Ontario News? viewed on a mobile phone

Check out Village Report - the news that matters most to Canada, updated throughout the day.  Or, subscribe to Village Report's free daily newsletter: a compilation of the news you need to know, sent to your inbox at 6AM.