Release Date: November 22nd, 2019 - 11:02am
Originator: Staff Sergeant, Jeff Foster, 1 District Operations, 905-878-5511, ext. 2410
Contact: Constable, Brian Lowerison, 1 District Operations, 905-878-5511, ext. 2405
Halton Police are investigating a fail to remain collision that occurred on November 21, 2019 in the area of Trudeau Drive and Elsworthy Crossing, Milton.
At approximately 9:15 am, a black 4 door Mercedes (possibly a newer model CTS) was travelling south on Trudeau and failed to stop at the stop sign at Elsworthy, narrowly missing a school bus that had the right-of-way. The Mercedes continued onto the sidewalk, striking a tree and then a parked car. The Mercedes failed to remain at the scene and carried on south on Trudeau Drive.
The Mercedes will have damage to its front left corner.
At the time of the incident traffic was moderate and there were several school buses travelling the area as well as school-aged pedestrians on the sidewalks.
The incident was captured by a residential security camera and the images shared.
Police are asking for assistance in identifying the Mercedes and driver from anyone who may have stationary cctv or dash-cam footage prior to or after the crash.
Anyone with information is asked to contact Constable Brian Lowerison at Halton Regional Police 12 Division at 905-878-5511, ext. 2405.
Tips can also be submitted to Crime Stoppers "See Something? Hear Something? Know Something? Contact Crime Stoppers" at 1-800-222-8477 (TIPS) or through the web at www.haltoncrimestoppers.ca.