Police look for witnesses of collision that claimed life of Innisfil man

Police continue to investigate a vehicle accident that claimed the life of an Innisfil man, Wednesday night.
At approximately 7:45 p.m. police responded to a serious two-vehicle collision on Mapleview Drive East, just east of Bayview Drive in the south end, along with County of Simcoe Paramedics and Barrie Fire & Emergency Services.
 The investigation determined that a white car was driving eastbound, and attempted to pass another vehicle, when it appeared to lose control in the rain and collided with a SUV travelling westbound. The driver of the white car, a 56-year-old Innisfil man, was killed in the collision.
 The other driver was taken to a local hospital with minor injuries.
The investigation remains ongoing, and investigating officers are asking anyone who may have witnessed the collision, or who may have more information to contact Constable J. Peters of the Barrie Police Service at 705-725-7025 extension 2912 or jpeters@barriepolice.ca.
Any information can be provided anonymously to Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS or leave an anonymous tip online at www.p3tips.com.

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