(File photo: Tara Kirkpatrick).

Update: deceased person on highway 417

The body found on the 417 highway near Limoges over the weekend has been identified as a 34-year old woman from Ottawa.

On July 2, about 2:30 in the afternoon, Russell OPP was called to respond to a report of a dead person on the should of the westbound highway.

Police determined the woman pedestrian was hit by a passing car.

In a release, the Russell County OPP Crime Unit said that it has concluded the investigation after foul play was ruled out.

The identity of the deceased is not being released.

While you are here, we have a small ask.

More people are reading The Review than ever before — across our many platforms. So far, we have not put up a paywall to limit the stories you can read. We want to keep you in the news loop. But advertising revenues are increasingly going to the big two: you know who they are. If you value The Review’s independent, local community journalism, or you value the many ways we support dozens of community organizations in their endeavours, consider supporting our work. It takes time, effort and professional smarts to stay on top of community news and present well-researched, objective news articles on issues which matter to you.

If you read stories on this website, or you have come here from an Instant Article post on Facebook, think about subscribing. It would be a vote of confidence for the work that we do, and for the future well-being of your community.

Subscribe today?