Pedestrian Suffers Life Threatening Injury

Hamilton Police are investigating a serious injury collision between a pedestrian and a commercial motor vehicle.

On Sunday, August 9, 2020, shortly after 12:30 p.m., a 53-year-old male from Scarborough was driving a large delivery vehicle eastbound on York Boulevard from Bay Street North in Hamilton. At the same time, a 58-year-old male Hamilton resident entered into the path of the vehicle and was struck causing serious injury to his chest and abdomen. The pedestrian was taken to hospital with life-threatening injuries and the driver of the commercial vehicle remained on scene and is cooperating with police.

Police believe that speed and alcohol are not factors involved in this investigation. The driver will not be charged in this collision.

If you believe could assist Police with this investigation, you are asked to contact 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 http://www.crimestoppershamilton.com.