The Hawkesbury detachment of the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) has released information on an incident on Bay Road in Alfred-Plantagenet that occurred two days before Christmas.

On December 23, 2021, at 1:49 p.m., members of the Hawkesbury OPP detachment and the Prescott Russell Emergency Medical Services (EMS), as well as the Alfred-Plantagenet Fire Service responded to an area on Bay Road, Alfred-Plantagenet Township. The 67-year-old of Alfred-Plantagenet Township, was found unresponsive.

The person was pronounced deceased at the scene. No foul play is suspected. His identity is not being released at this time.