Constable George Hubert Bennett
Constable George Bennett was stationed in Orillia at the time of his death. Constable Bennett was on patrol on a snowmobile. Constable Jim Hewitt was also on patrol with him at the time of the accident. They were patrolling an area with many cottages. Constable Bennett passed Constable Hewitt and rounded a turn where his machine struck a rock. He was thrown from his machine and his helmet came off. He landed on a rock and then struck a boulder. Constable Hewitt gave first aid and had to go for help. Constable Bennett later died from his injuries.