Statement on Tragic Pelham Car Accident
13 July 2012
The following is a statement by Ontario PC Leader Tim Hudak on the deadly car accident that took place on Regional Road 20, west of Fonthill:
“On behalf of the Ontario PC Caucus, it is with great sadness that we learn the news of those involved in this most tragic and fatal car accident.
“My deepest condolences are especially with the family and friends who unknowingly said goodbye for the last time to the three individuals who died so unexpectedly. We also continue to pray for those who remain in serious condition.
“As the MPP for Niagara West-Glanbrook, it pains me to know that an accident of this magnitude has happened here in my own riding. I know all residents are in mourning. Devastating news like this truly hits our small town, and close knit community, hard.
“I want to acknowledge the brave EMS staff, fire fighters and police officers, who with such professionalism and care, arrived at the scene of this terrible accident to bring calm, resolve and reassurance to those left distraught and in fear.
“I know families will hold those impacted by this tragedy in their prayers.”