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Police charge Niagara Falls man, 39, in NOTL fatality

Niagara Regional Police have charged a 39-year-old Niagara Falls man in relation to an August collision in Niagara-on-the-Lake that left a 19-year-old woman dead and a 19-year-old man with serious injuries.

Police charged Dimitris Marianos with one count each of criminal negligence causing death and criminal negligence causing bodily harm.

The collision happened at about 2:19 p.m. on Aug. 28 near Concession 7 and Line 6 roads.

The original police investigation revealed the 19-year-old male was operating a silver Subaru Impreza southbound on Concession 7 Road with a 19-year-old female passenger.

Police said Marianos was driving a black Audi R8 on Line 6 Road with a 36-year-old passenger.

The driver of the Subaru attempted to make a left turn onto Line 6 Road when the vehicles collided.

The 19-year-old man was taken to an out of region hospital with serious injuries. The 19-year-old woman was pronounced dead at the scene.

The driver and the passenger of the Audi were taken to a hospital with minor injuries.

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