Driver charged after woman, 80, struck by car on Hamilton Mountain

News Dec 10, 2014 Hamilton Mountain News

Hamilton police have charged a female driver with careless driving after an 80-year-old woman was struck by a vehicle exiting a private driveway on Mohawk Road, west of Mountain Brow Boulevard on Dec. 4.

Police initially believed the victim's injuries were non life-threatening, but the elderly woman is now said to be in critical condition in hospital after sustaining a head injury.

Alcohol and speed are not considered to be factors in the collision. Police did not release the name and age of the driver. Police also declined to release the victim's name.

Due to the severity of the victim's injuries, the Hamilton Police Service Collision Reconstruction Unit has taken charge of the investigation.

Any witnesses are asked to call Det. Const. Ben Paterson  at 905-546-4755.

Driver charged after woman, 80, struck by car on Hamilton Mountain

News Dec 10, 2014 Hamilton Mountain News

Hamilton police have charged a female driver with careless driving after an 80-year-old woman was struck by a vehicle exiting a private driveway on Mohawk Road, west of Mountain Brow Boulevard on Dec. 4.

Police initially believed the victim's injuries were non life-threatening, but the elderly woman is now said to be in critical condition in hospital after sustaining a head injury.

Alcohol and speed are not considered to be factors in the collision. Police did not release the name and age of the driver. Police also declined to release the victim's name.

Due to the severity of the victim's injuries, the Hamilton Police Service Collision Reconstruction Unit has taken charge of the investigation.

Any witnesses are asked to call Det. Const. Ben Paterson  at 905-546-4755.

Driver charged after woman, 80, struck by car on Hamilton Mountain

News Dec 10, 2014 Hamilton Mountain News

Hamilton police have charged a female driver with careless driving after an 80-year-old woman was struck by a vehicle exiting a private driveway on Mohawk Road, west of Mountain Brow Boulevard on Dec. 4.

Police initially believed the victim's injuries were non life-threatening, but the elderly woman is now said to be in critical condition in hospital after sustaining a head injury.

Alcohol and speed are not considered to be factors in the collision. Police did not release the name and age of the driver. Police also declined to release the victim's name.

Due to the severity of the victim's injuries, the Hamilton Police Service Collision Reconstruction Unit has taken charge of the investigation.

Any witnesses are asked to call Det. Const. Ben Paterson  at 905-546-4755.