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Updated - MEDIA RELEASE - 2018-07-09

UPDATE - Plane Crash - At approximately 12:45 pm, July 8th the West Nipissing Police Service received calls of a plane crash in the Kipling area of West Nipissing.

Members of the West Nipissing Police Service, the West Nipissing Fire Service and the Ontario Provincial Police and E.M.S. responded to the downed aircraft.

First responders made their way to the crash site and found the plane to be burning.

Fire services were able to contain the fire and eliminate any risk to the public.

The West Nipissing Police Service and the Transportation Safety Board of Canada are actively investigating the crash. The cause of the crash has yet to be determined.

Police confirm that a couple, husband and wife from the Greater Sudbury area lost their lives in the crash. Their identity is not being released at this time.

Updated WNPS Media Release - 2018-07-09 - Download

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