Driver arrested after fatal accident

A man has been charged following a single-car crash early on Oct. 22 that resulted in a fatality.

Police said a 2012 Porsche drove over a curb at McNicoll Avenue near Birchmount Road and smashed into a tree.

The 20-year-old passenger died at the scene.

The driver, 20-year-old Hongyu Chen suffered minor injuries.

He was charged with dangerous driving causing death, criminal negligence causing death and impaired driving causing death. He has also been charged with having a blood alcohol level over zero while driving with a G2 level license.

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By: Scott Barber
Posted: Oct 23 2012 12:24 pm
Filed under: News Briefs