A Brampton man has been charged in his wife’s death following a tractor-trailer fire near Sarnia on Sunday, police say.
The OPP responded to reports of a vehicle fire in the westbound lanes of Highway 402 near the Camlachie Rd. overpass at 3:15 a.m.
Police say the body of 37-year-old Gurpreet K. Brar was discovered inside the scorched truck, and was sent to the Office of the Chief Coroner for examination.
On Wednesday, police arrested Sukhchain Brar, 50, and charged him with first-degree murder.
Lambton OPP Const. Chris Doupe confirmed the accused and the deceased were spouses.
Brar is due to appear in Sarnia court Thursday.