an 18 year old female from Sudbury has been charged with careless driving causing death in a fatal collision that claimed the life of a North Bay woman last month.

53 year old Carole Mantha was the driver and sole occupant of one of the vehicles in the collision that occurred on Highway 17 in the Municipality of Markstay-Warren on December 16th.

The penalty upon conviction is a fine between $2000.00 and $50000.00, up to two years imprisonment or both and a possible driver’s licence suspension of not more than five years.

Filed under: fatal-collision, opp