UPDATE: Hamilton Police Searching for Individuals Who Fled Eastport Drive Collision
Hamilton Police continue to investigate a collision on Eastport Drive that left two women seriously injured.
On Monday, December 4, 2023, shortly before 8:00 a.m., a three-vehicle collision occurred on Eastport Drive. The collision involved a 2024 white Volkswagen SUV, a black 2010 Nissan and a 2015 white Honda.
Two people from the Volkswagen fled the scene. A passerby stopped the individuals and asked them if they needed assistance. The individuals jumped in the back seat and told the driver they had a gun and to drive them to the area of Mead and Tait Avenue in Hamilton.
The suspects are described as follows:
- black male, 20s
- 6'2" tall - 200lbs
- black hair in corn rows
- blue jeans
- black hooded sweatshirt
- black satchel across his chest
- light-skinned black female, 20s
- 5'5" tall
- grey sweatpants or leggings
- black coat
- make up and fake eye lashes
Two people from the Nissan were transported to hospital with serious life-threatening injuries and the driver of the Honda was transported with serious but non-life threatening injuries.
Eastport Drive was closed for several hours for the investigation.
The investigation is ongoing and witnesses who have yet to speak with police are asked to call Detective Andrew Poustie of the Division 2 CID at 905-546-2920 or 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.