Hamilton, Ontario,

Single Motor Vehicle Strikes Pole

On Friday September 1st, 2023, at 4:13 p.m., a sedan was travelling westbound on Wilson Street West when it exited the roadway and struck a hydro pole.  

A male driver was the lone occupant of the vehicle. He was transported to hospital as a result of the collision. Two other passing motor vehicles suffered minor damage as the result of the felled hydro pole. There were no other reported injuries. 

Hamilton Police Collision Reconstruction Unit continues to investigate. The affected stretch of Wilson Street West was closed for several hours for the investigation.

The driver of the sedan was reported to be in critical but stable condition. 

If you have any information that you believe could assist police with their investigation into this collision, you are asked to contact the Collision Reconstruction Unit at 905-546-4753.

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