Police charge 18-year-old in crash that killed two teens
Published Thursday, July 27, 2017 12:16PM EDT
Last Updated Thursday, July 27, 2017 2:34PM EDT
An 18-year-old is facing charges in relation to last month's single-car crash that left two teen girls dead.
The crash on Fernbank Road happened around 9:20 p.m. on June 18. Maddie Clement and Michaela Martel, both 17, were killed in the crash. A third passenger was injured and has since been released from hospital.
On Thursday, Ottawa Police said Chris Galletta is facing six charges, including two counts of dangerous driving causing death, one count of dangerous driving causing bodily harm, two counts of criminal negligence causing death and one count of criminal negligence causing bodily harm.
Police alleged Galletta was driving and lost control of the vehicle.