UPDATE: Additional Charges in Fatal Upper James Collision

Hamilton Police continue to investigate a fatal motor vehicle collision that took place on Upper James Street in April and have charged a 49-year-old woman.

On Thursday, April 13, 2023, shortly after 9:30 p.m., a Yamaha motorcycle was traveling northbound on Upper James Street approaching Twenty Road when the motorcycle, carrying a driver and a passenger and a southbound Toyota SUV were involved in a collision.

The 49-year-old female from Hamilton is charged with Careless Driving Causing Bodily Harm or Death under the Highway Traffic Act.

The accused will appear in court in June.

If you have any information that you believe could assist police with the identification of the third vehicle or with the 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