For Immediate release:

**UPDATE**

Police Seeking Assistance With Fail To Remain Investigation

Hamilton Police Detectives are investigating a Fail To Remain Collision that involved a pedestrian and a motor vehicle. Shortly before 12:30 am, the victim, a 28 year old male from Hamilton was walking along Sanford Avenue North when he was struck by a black sedan travelling the wrong way on Sanford. The vehicle left the scene prior to police arrival.

Detectives believe an altercation may have taken place prior to the collision involving the pedestrian and an unknown party.   

The pedestrian is currently uncooperative however Detectives continue to investigate.  

This incident is the 140 collision involving pedestrians and motor vehicles for the year. Last year there were 278 collisions involving pedestrians and motor vehicles.

There have been two pedestrian fatalities this year involving motor vehicles. 

If you have been a witness to this Fail To Remain or have information that can assist with the investigation you are asked to contact Division One Detective Van Oene at  905-546-3818.

To provide information anonymously call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477 or submit your anonymous tips online at http://www.crimestoppershamilton.com

 

Police Investigate Pedestrian Struck By Motor Vehicle


On September 13th, 2017 shortly after 12:30am, Hamilton Police responded to the intersection of Sanford Avenue North and King Street East for a report of a pedestrian struck by a vehicle.

Upon arrival police located a male who had sustained minor injuries. The male was transported to hospital for treatment.

At this time no arrests have been made however the Criminal Investigative Branch is continuing the investigation. 

If you have any information that you believe could assist Police with the investigation of this crime you are asked to contact Detective Constable Van Oene by calling 905-546-3818.

To provide information anonymously call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477 or submit your anonymous tips online at http://www.crimestoppershamilton.com