OPP appeal to public for help
NIAGARA THIS WEEK — OPP made an appeal Wednesday to anyone with information leading to the owner of an air mattress that caused a fatal crash on July 7.
The mattress fell from a pickup truck on Highway 406 at Woodlawn Road in Welland. Motorcyclist Donald Pidgeon hit the mattress, crashed and died at the scene. The Fort Erie man was 55.
The accident occurred at about 9 p.m.; at about the same time, police had just received a call about the mattress being on the highway.