Woman dead after vehicle hits a tree in Hamilton


Published April 5, 2024 at 7:59 am

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A woman has died after the vehicle she was driving hit a tree in Hamilton.

Emergency crews responded to a report of a 2023 Dodge Durango that left the roadway and struck a tree on Concession 5 East, just east of Robson Road in the Waterdown area shortly after 5 p.m. yesterday (April 4), Hamilton Police said in a press release today.

The driver of the Dodge, a 34-year-old woman from Hamilton, was transported to hospital but succumbed to her injuries shortly after arrival, police said.

This is Hamilton’s fifth traffic fatality of 2024, police said.

The Hamilton Police collision reconstruction unit has taken over the investigation.

Concession 5 East was closed for several hours for the investigation but has since re-opened.

If you have any information, or dashcam video that you believe could assist police with the investigation into this collision, you are asked to contact Detective Constable Wes Wilson of the collision reconstruction unit at 905-546-4753 or [email protected]

To provide information anonymously, call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477 or submit your anonymous tips online at www.crimestoppershamilton.com.

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