Teen girl dies in Constance Bay snowmobile crash

Ottawa police vehicles are parked on Archie Street in the city's Constance Bay neighbourhood following a fatal snowmobile crash on Dec. 31, 2021. (Olivier Plante/Radio-Canada - image credit)
Ottawa police vehicles are parked on Archie Street in the city's Constance Bay neighbourhood following a fatal snowmobile crash on Dec. 31, 2021. (Olivier Plante/Radio-Canada - image credit)

A 14-year-old girl has died in a snowmobile crash in Ottawa's rural west end, police say.

Police officers, firefighters and paramedics were called to Archie Street in the city's Constance Bay neighbourhood at around 3 p.m. Friday, police said.

The girl was rushed to the nearest hospital in Arnprior, Ont., where she died of her injuries.

Both Ottawa police and the Ontario coroner's office are investigating.

Anyone with information can call the force's collision investigation unit at 613-236-1222, ext. 2481.

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