Tragedy has struck another prominent Almonte citizen.
John Rowsom was struck and killed in a hit and run in Jamaica while vacationing with his family.
Rowsom was the former President of the Royal Canadian Legion in Almonte.
Jamaican police say he was run down by a motorcycle while walking.
There is no word as to when his body will be returned to Canada.
Just last week, Mississippi Mills Councillor Bernard Cameron was shot and killed in his home.
His daughter was seriously injured in the attack, but survived.