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One Dead As Vehicle Flips Into the Saugeen River

HANOVER – One man has died after a vehicle submerged in water in the Saugeen River in the Township of Ayton.
West Grey Police discovered the SUV and the man on Saturday around 5:30 p.m. They were responding to reports of a vehicle travelling at a high rate of speed on Victoria Street.
The vehicle was completely submerged in the water and the Hanover Water Rescue Team along with the OPP Dive Team and helicopter were called in to assist with this call. This investigation is on-going and the public is asked to stay clear of the area.
Anyone with information is being asked to call West Grey Police at 519-371-6911 or contact Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477.