Charges laid in August 2019 fatal crash near Loretto
A 64-year-old Mono Township man has been charged in the August 31,
2019, single vehicle crash that killed his 82-year-old female passenger
after losing control of the car at a sharp curve on Cty Rd 1 east of
the Townline, entered the ditch and rolled to a rest on its roof.
The accident occurred just before 10 pm near Loretto. Verna Hancock was
pronounced dead at the scene, while the driver received non-life
As a result of the investigation, Kenneth Hancock, has been charged
with Impaired Operation of a motor vehicle, cause death; and Impaired
Operation over .80
He is expected to make appear in court, February 13, 2020.