Beaverton resident charged in connection to collision that claimed three lives

A Beaverton resident has been charged in connection to a collision that claimed the lives of three people and injured two others last summer.

According to the DRPS, the collision occurred shortly before 11:30 a.m. on July 1, 2022 on Lakeridge Road, north of Concession 4 Thorah.  Three people were pronounced deceased at the scene of the two-vehicle collision and two others were transported to a trauma centre after suffering serious injuries.

Brittany Russell-Rees, 32, has been charged with three counts of careless driving causing death and careless driving causing bodily harm.

She was released on an undertaking.