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UPDATE: CHARGES LAID FOLLOWING FATAL COLLISION IN RICHMOND HILL

Posted on Wednesday July 11, 2018

 

Investigators with the York Regional Police Major Collision Investigation Unit have laid charges against the 39-year-old male driver of a blue Lamborghini following a fatal collision which occurred on Sunday, April 1, 2018, in the Town of Richmond Hill.  

On Sunday, April 1, 2018, at approximately 6 p.m., police responded to a multi-vehicle collision on Stouffville Road between Bayview Avenue and Leslie Street involving a 2017 blue, two-door Lamborghini, a 2010 white Dodge Caravan, a 2009 blue Toyota Corolla, a 2005 silver Toyota Corolla and a 2014 grey Mercedes.

The passenger in the blue Lamborghini, a 32-year-old woman from Newmarket, was deceased at the scene. The driver of the Lamborghini, a 39-year-old man, was transported to hospital with serious but non-life-threatening injuries.

The driver of the silver Toyota, a 44-year-old man from Toronto and the passenger, a 36-year-old woman from Toronto, were both transported to hospital in life-threatening condition. Their conditions have improved and they are now stable. The drivers of the other three vehicles each suffered minor injuries.

On Tuesday, July 10, 2018, the driver of the blue Lamborghini, a 39-year-old man from King City, was arrest and charged with several offences.

CHARGED:

  • George DABIT, 39, of King City

CHARGES:

  • Manslaughter
  • Criminal Negligence Cause Death
  • Criminal Negligence Cause Bodily Harm x 2
  • Dangerous Operation Cause Death
  • Dangerous Operation Cause Bodily Harm x 2
  • Dangerous Operation

The accused will be appearing before the Ontario Court of Justice in Newmarket on July 24, 2018.

York Regional Police is asking anyone with information to contact the Major Collision Investigation Unit by calling 1-866-876-5423, ext. 7704, or to call Crime Stoppers anonymously at 1-800-222-TIPS, or leave an anonymous tip online at www.1800222tips.com.