At 8:57 p.m., officers from North Division responded to Old Scugog Rd. near Van Camp St. in Blackstock for a collision that had just occurred. The investigation revealed that a stolen Nissan Altima was travelling northbound on Old Scugog Rd. when it lost control, left the roadway and struck a tree on private property. The car had been stolen earlier from a Blackstock address.
The 24-year old was the only occupant of the vehicle and was pronounced dead at the scene.
The roadway was closed for several hours while evidence was collected. Anyone with new information about this incident is asked to call Constable Fraser Wannop of the Traffic Services Branch at 1-888-579-1520 ext. 5274.