Hamilton, Ontario ,

UPDATE – Medical Episode Caused Driving Fatality

The Collision Reconstruction Unit has concluded its investigation into a fatal motor vehicle collision from the fall of 2019.

On October 17, 2019, shortly after 11:30 p.m., Emergency Services were called to Barton Street East at Grays Road in Hamilton for a collision. All information indicated that the 73-year-old male driver of the 2008 Chevrolet passenger van had sustained a medical episode prior to losing control and striking a pole. He died on October 26, 2019, as a result of the injuries to his head.

The investigation has been concluded that speed and driver impairment were not contributing factors in this collision.

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