June 16th, just after 3:00 p.m., Grey County OPP received a report of a stolen 2004 Chevrolet Silverado pick-up truck from a home on Southgate Sideroad 11 in the Township of Southgate. The theft occurred sometime between 5:30 pm, June 15th and 1:30 pm, June 16th. At 10:30 p.m. on June 16th, Grey County OPP received a report of a vehicle fully engulfed by fire in the gravel pit on Southgate Road 4. This vehicle was the same one stolen from Southgate Sideroad 11. Anyone with information is asked to call Grey County OPP at 1-888-310-1122 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477 (TIPS). (Source: muskoka411.com)
A 40-year old male from Meaford suffered minor injuries after the motorcycle he was operating collided with a deer on Grey Road 12 near Sideroad 10 in Meaford, June 17th . At 6:30 a.m., the motor-cycle was travelling northbound on Grey Road 12 when a deer ran into its path. If you’re involved in a collision with a deer, or any other animal, which results in personal injury to you or your passenger(s) and/or where the vehicle damage apparently exceeds $2,000, you must report the collision to police. (Source: muskoka411.com)
FIFA World Cup action… Russia scored three goals in a 15-minute span early in the second half to set up a 3-1 win over Egypt yesterday, moving the host nation to the brink of the World Cup’s knockout stage.
Senegal became the first African team to win at this year’s World Cup, defeating Poland 2-1.
And Japan had a surprising 2-1 victory over the Colombians.
Today… Morocco plays Portugal, 8 am as Cristiano Ronaldo looks to continue his hot start… Saudi Arabia takes on Uruguay at 11:00 am and Spain faces Iran at 2 this afternoon.
Baseball action… Starter Jaime Garcia struggled over three-plus innings of work as the Braves went on to pummel the Blue Jays 11-4 esterdayat Rogers Centre.
Tampa Bay snapped a 12-game winning streak by Houston with a 2-1 win.
And Cincinnati’s 9-5 victory ended Detroit longest winning streak in two years.
The Jays host Atlanta again today; game time 12:37.