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Gary V. MacDonald

OPP ~ Forest Detachment

May 2nd, 1975

Age: 32 / 7 years service


Gary V. MacDonald was married with 2 children.



Constables MacDonald and Chatterson were traveling northbound on Highway 21 at approximately 2145 hrs. May 2, 1975 when they collided head on with a truck traveling southbound. Both officers died at the scene. Gary was from the Forest Detachment.

The driver of the truck was convicted of dangerous driving, fined $1,200 and received a three month license suspension.