Charge Laid In Traffic Death

Posted on Tuesday, October 31, 2017 13:07 PM

A person has now been charge in connection with a fatal north side vehicle-pedestrian collision. 

Police say it was the accident that resulted in the death of Frank Tropea Sr. over the summer.

The driver of the vehicle has been charged under the Highway Traffic Act with careless driving. 

No name has been released. 

The collision took place July 26th on Algoma Street. 

Thunder Bay Police Service - Media Release

October 31, 2017

P17052275

Vehicle / Pedestrian Collision

The investigation into the fatal Vehicle Pedestrian collision that occurred July 26th, 2017 at 6:30 pm on Algoma Street has been concluded.
This collision resulted in the death of Frank Tropea Sr, due to the injuries he sustained.
The driver of the motor vehicle has been charged under section 130 of the Ontario Highway Traffic Act, for Careless Driving.