Ministry of Labour investigating Hamilton’s 11th pedestrian death of 2022
Published May 10, 2022 at 11:07 am
The Hamilton Police Service says it is assisting the Ministry of Labour with its investigation into the death of a 64-year-old man in Flamborough.
According to police, the victim was struck “within a business” by a transport truck on Tuesday (May 10) in the area of Hwy 8 and Westover Rd.
“Life-saving measures were taken to save the male, however, he was pronounced deceased as a result of the injuries he sustained,” said police.
The ministry deemed the death to be the result of a motor vehicle collision, making it Hamilton’s 12th traffic fatality of 2022 and the 11th involving a pedestrian.
There were four pedestrian deaths in all of 2020, and when you remove the pandemic variable, there were three pedestrian deaths in 2018. Stats for 2021 are not yet available.insauga's Editorial Standards and Policies advertising