A 17-year old female student died early on October 14 after being hit by two vehicles on Highway 307 near Rue Cardinal. The crash, which occurred near Cantley involved a young woman thought to be a student at CEGEP de l’Outaouais. The teen was hit by a pickup truck, which threw her into an oncoming lane where she was hit by a second vehicle. The second vehicle is believed to have stopped shortly before leaving the scene.
Anyone with information about this accident is being asked to contact investigator Bruno Lafleur-Larocque at 819-459-2422, ext. 3244.
Have you been injured in a hit and run?
After a hit and run your health should always be your number one priority, but here are some other aspects to consider.
- Always call police. It’s important that police are contacted right after a hit and run so that they can review the scene of the crash, and get necessary details. Also, they will want to talk to any witnesses at the scene.
- Contact your insurance provider and let them know you have been injured in a hit and run.
- Keep track of all records, medical or therapy bills, loss of income, and any other expenses you have as a result of the hit and run.
- Contact a personal injury lawyer about your options.
If you have questions about a hit and run you were injured in, contact the personal injury lawyers at Auger Hollingsworth for a free, no-obligation consultation at 613-233-4529.