Provincial police are now reporting that it was 50-year-old Claude l’Heureux, of Kars, Ont. as the person died in a three-vehicle crash on Highway 17 Tuesday night.
Just after 10 p.m., officers were sent to the crash in in East Ferris Township, east of North Bay. The crash involved a transport, a van and a pick-up truck, police report.
The highway was closed from Bonfield to Corbeil for about seven hours that night.
OPP said no charges will be laid in the incident.