Grey County Ontario Provincial Police (OPP), with the assistance of the OPP Technical Traffic Collision Investigators (TTCI), is currently investigating a collision involving a pedestrian on Grey Road 29, Bognor, in the Municipality of Meaford. The incident occurred shortly after 5:00 p.m. this evening, May 8, 2018.
Preliminary investigation reveals that the pedestrian had run onto the roadway and was struck by a motorcycle travelling northbound on Grey Road 29.
The victim, a 7 year old girl, was transported via ambulance to the Owen Sound Regional Health Centre and then airlifted to a London hospital with life-threatening injuries.
Grey Road 29 was closed between Main Street and John Street in Bognor for the purpose of the investigation.
Anyone with information which may assist is asked to contact Grey County OPP at 1-888-310-1122. Should you wish to remain anonymous, you may call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477 (TIPS) or submit a secure web tip at www.cstip.ca. You may be eligible to receive a cash reward of up to $2,000.