Police investigating after driver hits tree, dies in vehicle fire in Oshawa


Published October 24, 2021 at 7:09 pm

Durham police are trying to identify a driver who was killed when his car struck a tree and caught fire in Oshawa.

Police say it appears the car lost control, entered a ditch and struck a tree at a high rate of speed.

Officers found the car against the tree and fully engulfed in flames early Sunday morning.

Police say the car’s lone occupant and driver was still inside.

He was pronounced dead at the scene.

Police are asking for witnesses or anyone with information on the crash to come forward.

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