Speedster charged with careless driving after flipping car

News May 08, 2015 by Laura Lennie Hamilton Mountain News

A 63-year-old man has been charged with careless driving after he flipped his car at a Mountain intersection on May 7.

Hamilton police spokesperson Const. Stephen Welton said officers responded to Brucedale Avenue East and East 13th Street at 9:46 p.m. after receiving reports of a vehicle on its roof in the intersection.

An investigation determined that the driver was travelling at a high rate of speed when he collided with a parked car on Brucedale Avenue East, causing his vehicle to flip onto its roof, he said.

The driver was taken to hospital where he was treated for injuries.

Speedster charged with careless driving after flipping car

News May 08, 2015 by Laura Lennie Hamilton Mountain News

A 63-year-old man has been charged with careless driving after he flipped his car at a Mountain intersection on May 7.

Hamilton police spokesperson Const. Stephen Welton said officers responded to Brucedale Avenue East and East 13th Street at 9:46 p.m. after receiving reports of a vehicle on its roof in the intersection.

An investigation determined that the driver was travelling at a high rate of speed when he collided with a parked car on Brucedale Avenue East, causing his vehicle to flip onto its roof, he said.

The driver was taken to hospital where he was treated for injuries.

Speedster charged with careless driving after flipping car

News May 08, 2015 by Laura Lennie Hamilton Mountain News

A 63-year-old man has been charged with careless driving after he flipped his car at a Mountain intersection on May 7.

Hamilton police spokesperson Const. Stephen Welton said officers responded to Brucedale Avenue East and East 13th Street at 9:46 p.m. after receiving reports of a vehicle on its roof in the intersection.

An investigation determined that the driver was travelling at a high rate of speed when he collided with a parked car on Brucedale Avenue East, causing his vehicle to flip onto its roof, he said.

The driver was taken to hospital where he was treated for injuries.