Pedestrian in Fail to Remain Accident Identified

Hamilton Police have identified the pedestrian involved in a fail to remain collision on Sanford Avenue. The male pedestrian lives in Hamilton and remains in hospital with life-threatening injuries. The Hamilton Police Service Collision Reconstruction Unit continues to investigate the collision.

On Friday, September 20, 2019, at approximately 9:00 pm a male was crossing northbound on Main St East in the crosswalk on the west side of Sanford Ave when he was struck by a dark coloured SUV travelling eastbound on Main St.

The suspect vehicle failed to remain at the scene and the male was transported to the Hamilton General Hospital.

The suspect vehicle is a dark coloured four-door SUV or full-size vehicle that will have extensive front end and windshield damage.

If you have any information that you believe could assist Police with this investigation, please contact Detective Constable Jaimi Bannon or Detective Constable Hendrik Vandercraats of the Collision Reconstruction Unit at (905)546-4753 or (905)546-4755.

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