Driver, 91, charged over death of pedestrian, 77, in Hamilton


Published August 9, 2023 at 1:50 pm


A 91-year-old Hamilton man has been charged with careless driving that caused the death of a 77-year-old pedestrian with a walker.

 An SUV driven by the 91-year-old man struck the pedestrian, 77, as he crossed Fennell Avenue East on Hamilton Mountain on July 25 at 10:22 a.m., according to Hamilton police.

The pedestrian was treated for “life-threatening” injuries at the hospital and later died. The SUV driver was not injured.

If you have any information on the incident, contact the Collision Reconstruction Unit at 905-546-4753. To provide information anonymously, call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477 or submit your anonymous tips at


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