Police blotter: Careless driving

An East Coast man was charged last week after the vehicle he was driving left the roadway and entered the ditch on St. John’s Road near Port Dover.

Animals are cited in 30 per cent of collisions along Highway 24 in Norfolk. (Postmedia file photo)

Solutions sought for Hwy. 24

OPP Insp. Lisa Anderson intends to leave a legacy of road safety in Norfolk when she returns to West Region headquarters in London this spring.

Former nurse Elizabeth Wettlaufer leaves the Woodstock Courthouse in this file photo. (MORRIS LAMONT, The London Free Press)

Killer nurse inquiry narrows focus

Those concerned about the lack of quality care in Ontario nursing homes were delivered a blow Thursday when the public commission investigating a murder spree by former nurse Elizabeth Wettlaufer refused to grant participation rights to 17 people who have either worked or have loved ones in homes not connected to her.