The wreckages of a silver minivan and a dark blue sedan that collided head-on around noon on Highway 3 on June 21, 2019. The driver of the silver minivan allegedly fled the scene.
Dax Melmer / Windsor Star
A Windsor man is facing numerous charges in relation to a head-on collision on Highway 3 last week that he allegedly fled — despite the driver of the other vehicle suffering life-threatening injuries.Stephen Brewster, 32, was located and arrested on Thursday by the province’s Repeat Offender Parole Enforcement (ROPE) squad.Essex County OPP said the accused will face nine charges under the Criminal Code of Canada and the Highway Traffic Act.The charges include: two counts of dangerous operation of a motor vehicle causing bodily harm, failure to stop at an accident resulting in bodily harm, possession of property obtained by crime, operating a motor vehicle without insurance, using a licence plate not authorized for a motor vehicle, and three counts of driving while under suspension.The incident happened on June 21 around noon on a section of Highway 3 between Victoria Avenue and Essex County Road 8.Related
The accused was driving a silver minivan that struck a dark blue sedan in the oncoming lane.A witness said the sedan had two occupants — one of them a 20-year-old female driver.The woman was critically injured in the crash. Her passenger was also taken to hospital, but later released.Both vehicles were extensively damaged. Witnesses said the driver of the minivan left the scene on foot.The accused was scheduled for a bail hearing on Friday.Anyone with information about this incident is encouraged to call OPP at 1-888-310-1122.Anonymous tips can be made via Crime Stoppers at 519-258-8477 or catchcrooks.com.