Sufferer in Hamilton hit-and-run seen mendacity on roadway moments earlier than collision


Chris Fox, CP24.com


Revealed Wednesday, January 15, 2020 11:37AM EST


Final Up to date Wednesday, January 15, 2020 11:38AM EST

A person who was killed in a hit-and-run on Hamilton Mountain over the weekend was seen mendacity on the roadway moments earlier than the collision, police say.

Emergency crews have been known as to the Higher Wellington Avenue and Inverness Avenue space at round 12:30 a.m. on Sunday for reviews of a pedestrian who had been struck by a car.

The pedestrian was discovered with out important indicators on the scene and was pronounced lifeless by paramedics.

In a information launch issued on Wednesday, police mentioned that they’ve since decided that the “deceased was laying on the street moments earlier than the collision.”

Police additionally launched temporary descriptions of two automobiles that they mentioned have been seen travelling southbound on Higher Wellington Avenue instantly previous to the collision.

“The automobiles, a light-coloured 4 door sedan and a second light-coloured 4 door sedan with darkish tinted rear home windows would have crossed paths with the suspect car,” the information launch notes. “Police are interesting to the drivers of these automobiles, together with the operator of the suspect car to return ahead.”

Police say that they’re persevering with to enchantment to anybody who was within the space of Higher Wellington Avenue and Inverness Avenue shortly earlier than 12:30 a.m. on Sunday to return ahead.