Elderly Pedestrian Struck While Crossing the Road

Hamilton Police are investigating a collision on the Mountain that sent a senior to hospital. 

On Tuesday, July 25, 2023, at 10:22a.m., an SUV struck a 77-year-old male pedestrian with a walker as he crossed Fennell Avenue East.

The SUV driver, a 91-year-old Hamilton man, was uninjured.  The pedestrian was transported to hospital with life-threatening injuries.   

The pedestrian was treated for critical injuries sustained in the collision and remains in hospital in life-threatening condition. 

The HPS Collision Reconstruction Unit was called in to examine the scene. The affected stretch of Fennell Avenue East was closed for several hours for the investigation.

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