Off-duty Peel police officer dies after motorcycle crash
Published Monday, May 21, 2012 5:20PM EDT
A Peel Regional Police officer has died following a weekend motorcycle crash near Orangeville, Ontario Provincial Police have confirmed.
Const. Ewa Domagalska was off-duty and riding a motorcycle on Airport Road near Highway 9 on Saturday when she collided with an SUV.
The 30-year-old officer was airlifted to St. Michael's Hospital in Toronto where she later died as a result of her injuries, the OPP said in a statement issued Monday.
"She will be missed by her family, friends, co-workers and community," a Peel Regional Police spokesperson wrote in a message posted to Twitter.
Another female motorcyclist was also involved in the crash and taken to a local hospital with serious injuries. A male motorcyclist who was also present was not injured. The driver of the SUV was not harmed.
Domagalska has been with Peel Regional Police for several years.
An OPP investigation into the crash is underway. Anyone who witnessed the collision is encouraged to share information at 519-925-3838.
A damage vehicle is seen after colliding with a motorcycle near Orangeville, Ont., Saturday, May 19, 2012.