UPDATE: Driver Charged in Fatal Collision Downtown

Hamilton Police continue to investigate and have charged a 45-year-old man in a fatal motor vehicle collision which claimed a man's life last week.

Hamilton Police were called to the intersection of Barton Street West and MacNab Street North shortly after 9:00 p.m. on the evening of Tuesday, April 25, 2023. As a result of this collision two individuals were transported to hospital in critical condition. A 73-year-old man was later pronounced deceased in hospital.


  • Nedal Abusalem
  • 45-years-of-age
  • Hamilton


  • Dangerous Operation Causing Death

Thank you to the many members of the Hamilton community who came forward and provided video evidence, tips and information which assisted in this investigation. 

If you have information on this investigation, please contact Detective Constable Steven Cruickshanks at 905-546-4753
To provide information anonymously call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477 or submit your anonymous tips online at http://www.crimestoppershamilton.com.