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Three hurt in collision

The Kenora OPP, with the assistance of OPP's Technical Traffic Collision Investigators (TTCI), continue to investigate a collision that closed Highway 17A for several hours yesterday.

At 4:20 p.m., police received a report of a multiple-vehicle collision on Highway 17A at Highway 658.

Crash victim named

On Tuesday around 7:50 a.m., Dryden OPP officers responded to a single-vehicle rollover involving a southbound tractor-trailer unit on Highway 105 about 40 km north of Vermilion Bay.

The male driver of the tractor-trailer unit was pronounced dead at the scene.

He has been identified as 38-year-old Cameron Bouchard from Mutrie, Ont.

Drug bust nabs four

The OPP's Organized Crime Enforcement Bureau, with the assistance of the Thunder Bay Police Service, has charged four individuals with 10 drug-related offences following arrests there Friday.

The charges stem from a 16-month investigation focused on drug traffickers operating in and around the Thunder Bay area.

Body found near Dryden

On Saturday around noon, Emily “Chico” Brown was reported missing from her community of Wabigoon Lake First Nation.

She was last seen in the City of Dryden on March 18.

Dryden OPP officers, along with the Treaty #3 Police Service and Dryden Police Service, conducted a search for Brown.