(LAKESHORE, ON) – The OPP is requesting help from the public following a collision at the Belle River Marina on Saturday. A Cambridge woman, 31, was seriously injured when she was ejected from an 18-foot fishing boat around 4:20pm.
Stephen Elzinga, 34, of Caledonia, has been charged with dangerous operation of a vessel causing bodily harm and with operating a vessel with over 80mg of alcohol in his blood causing bodily harm.
A number of people were believed to have witnessed this collision and are asked to contact the OPP’s Essex County Major Crime Unit at 519-723-2491 to assist with the investigation. Should you wish to remain anonymous, you can call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477 (TIPS) where you may be eligible to receive a cash reward of up to $2,000.
Elzinga will appear in a Windsor court on November 28.