Brampton man arrested after fail-to-remain accident leaves victim with ‘life altering’ injuries


Published November 3, 2022 at 6:06 pm

A Brampton man has been charged after a fail to remain collision in the city last month that left a woman with life-altering injuries.

The victim, a 44 year-old Brampton woman, was crossing the road near the intersection of Dearbourne Boulevard and Dorchester Drive just before seven a.m. on October 21 when she was struck by a motor vehicle.

The vehicle ran through a stop sign at the intersection and the driver fled the area.

The woman was transported to a trauma centre, and she has experienced ‘life-altering’ injuries.

Brian Arsenault, 54, was arrested November 1 and charged with dangerous operation causing bodily harm, failure to stop after accident resulting in bodily harm and public mischief.

He was subsequently released on a Promise to Appear with a first appearance date of January 9, 2023.

Anyone who may have witnessed this collision or has video surveillance, or dashcam footage of the incident, is asked to contact the Major Collision Bureau at 905-453-2121, extension 3710. Information may also be left anonymously by calling Peel Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477) or by visiting

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