Update 1 – March 21, 2020

Detectives from the Niagara Regional Police Service’s Collision Reconstruction Unit continue to investigate a fatal motor vehicle collision that occurred on Drummond Road north of Dunn Street in the City of Niagara Falls.  The collision occurred on Thursday, March 19th at approximately 11:38 p.m.

An E Bike that was travelling southbound on Drummond Road lost control for an undetermined reason causing the operator to be thrown from the bike.  The operator came to rest in the southbound lane of Drummond Road.  A grey Mazda was travelling southbound on Drummond Road when it struck the operator of the E Bike who was lying in the southbound lane. 

Investigators have recovered identifiable vehicle components and video that reveal the motor vehicle involved is likely to be a newer model (2014-2016), grey, Mazda 3.  The vehicle may have minor damage to the front end and bumper. 

This collision remains under investigation by the Detectives of the Niagara Regional Police Service’s Collision Reconstruction Unit.  Police are requesting that anyone who was travelling on Drummond Road at the time of collision or anyone with information regarding this collision contact police at (905) 688-4111, dial option 3, Badge # 9265

Original Release – March 20, 2020

At approximately 11:38pm on Thursday March 19, 2020 2 District (Niagara Falls) uniform officers were called to the area of Drummond Rd and Dunn St in the City of Niagara Falls following the report of a collision. 

Investigation has revealed that a 52 year old male was driving an e-bike when he lost control and was thrown from the bike before being struck by a southbound vehicle.  The driver of the vehicle did not stop and left the scene.

Investigators are continuing to try and locate and speak with witnesses in order to be able to release a vehicle description.  

The male was transported to a local hospital where he was pronounced deceased.

This collision remains under investigation by the Detectives of the Niagara Regional Police Service’s Collision Reconstruction Unit.  Police are requesting that anyone with video cameras facing Drummond Road in the area of the collision review their footage and that anyone with information regarding this collision contact police at (905) 688-4111, dial option 3, Badge # 9265.

 

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