UXBRIDGE: A 59-year-old Toronto man has died as a result of a farm
tractor rollover in Uxbridge.
On Wednesday, July 31st, at approximately 3:50 a.m., officers from North
Division were called by a motorist for a roll-over of a farm tractor on
Uxbridge Concession Road 3. Officers located the 2015 red
Massey-Ferguson tractor on the south side of the roadway and the
operator deceased. The roadway was closed for the investigation. It’s
still unknown how the tractor ended up in the ditch. The tractor was not
equipped with a roll bar. A post mortem will be conducted as part of the
Members of the DRPS – Collision Investigation Unit, attended the scene
to assist in this investigation. The area of the roadway was closed for
several hours while evidence was collected. This is the seventh fatal
collision on roadways patrolled by the DRPS in 2019.
Anyone with information about this incident or anyone who witnessed this
collision is asked to call D/Cst. Burns of the North Division Criminal
Investigation Bureau at 1-888-579-1520 ext. 2674.