Release Date: August 18th, 2019 - 8:37am
Originator: D/Constable, D/C Oliver Caves, Collision Reconstruction, (905) 825-4747 ext. 5065
Contact: D/Constable, D/C Oliver Caves, Collision Reconstruction, (905) 825-4747 ext. 5065
On Sunday August 18, 2019, shortly after midnight, Halton Regional Police attended a collision on Trafalgar Road, north of Lower Base Line, in the Town of Milton. Initial information from the scene was that an SUV had struck a motorcycle and the rider was suffering with serious injuries.
When paramedics arrived on scene, they treated the rider, a 35 years old Mississauga resident, for a serious head injury. He was subsequently transported to a trauma centre where he is said to be in serious condition. The driver of the SUV, a 24 year old Burlington resident, was not injured.
Due to the nature of the injuries, the Collision Reconstruction Unit attended the scene and assumed responsibility for the investigation. It was determined that both vehicles were travelling northbound on Trafalgar Road when the collision occurred.
If any witnesses have not yet spoken to police, or anyone may have dash cam footage from around the time of the collision, they are urged to call (905) 825-4747 extension 5065.