Posted on Wednesday November 25, 2015
Brampton – Investigators from the Major Collision Bureau have made an arrest in connection to a fatal collision involving a pedestrian that occurred in Brampton.
On Wednesday, November 25, 2015 at approximately 6:25 a.m., a 21 year-old pedestrian was crossing the street in the area of Steeles Avenue and Kennedy Road when he was struck by a dump truck. The driver of the dump truck failed to remain at the scene. The pedestrian later succumbed to his injuries in hospital.
The driver of the dump truck Sultan Singh BHAMBER, a 61 year old man from Brampton, was arrested in relation to this offence at 12:46 pm in the City of Markham. Sultan Singh BHAMBER has been charged with; Fail to Remain at Scene of Accident Cause Death.
BHAMBER will appear at the Ontario Court of Justice, Brampton, on Monday, December 21, 2015.
If anyone has any information in relation to this incident or may have been a witness please contact the Major Collision Bureau at (905) 453-2121 ext. 3710 Information may also be left anonymously by calling Peel Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477), or by visiting www.peelcrimestoppers.ca, or by sending a text message to CRIMES (274637) with the word “PEEL” and then your tip.
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