Release Date: October 19th, 2020 - 1:28pm
Originator: D/Constable, Scott Stevenson, Collision Reconstruction Unit, 905-825-4747 ext. 5268
Contact: D/Constable, Scott Stevenson, Collision Reconstruction Unit, 905-825-4747 ext. 5268
On the 19th of October at approximately 7:06am Halton Regional Police attended the area of Maple Ave and Maple Crossing Bv in the City of Burlington for reports of a pedestrian who had been struck by a vehicle.
An 81 year old male from Burlington had been crossing Maple Ave mid-block when he was struck by a black Honda Civic travelling northbound.
The pedestrian was transported to Joseph Brant Hospital and subsequently died from his injuries. The involved driver remained on scene and is cooperating with the police investigation. The Collision Reconstruction Unit attended and scene and has assumed carriage of the investigation.
The cause of the collision is still under investigation, and anyone who witnessed the collision who has not yet spoken to police is asked to call the Collision Reconstruction Unit at 905-825-4747 ext. 5065.