A late night Canada Day crash has put a 31 year-old Hamilton man in hospital with serious injuries, Emergency Services and Hamilton Police responded for a motor vehicle collision involving two motor vehicles. The collision occurred at the intersection of Upper James Street and Inverness Avenue in the City of Hamilton.
The 31-year-old Hamilton man was stopped at a red light at the intersection of Upper James and Inverness Avenue when he was struck from behind. The driver of the other vehicle initially ran from the scene but was later apprehended. The 31-year-old Hamilton man was transported to hospital and is currently in critical condition.
Speed and/or impairment have not been ruled out as factors in this collision.
Witnesses, or anyone with dash camera video that may assist with the investigation are requested to call the Hamilton Police Collision Reconstruction Unit (CRU) at (905)546-4755.
To provide information anonymously, call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477 or submit anonymous tips online at http://www.crimestoppershamilton.com