Assistance Sought in Fail to Remain Collision Resulting in Death

Posted On Friday December 24, 2021

Region of Peel– Investigators from the Major Collision Bureau are investigating a Fail To Remain collision in Mississauga, that has resulted in the death of a 35-year-old man.

On Friday, December 17, 2021, at approximately 9:15 p.m., the victim, a 35-year-old man was struck by a vehicle in front of a gas station on Dundas Street East just west of Dixie Road in the City of Mississauga. It has been determined that the victim had been crossing mid-block from the north side of Dundas Street East to the south side when he was struck by a vehicle travelling eastbound along Dundas Street in the curb lane.  The driver of this vehicle left the scene without stopping or rendering any assistance to the victim. The victim was transported to a trauma centre in life-threatening condition. On Friday, December 24, 2021, the victim succumbed to his injuries at the hospital.

Investigators have identified the suspect vehicle as a dark coloured 2008-2012 Ford Escape.  The vehicle may have front-end damage as a result of the collision. To view a photo of a similar image of the suspect vehicle please visit PRPNews.ca .

Investigators are encouraging the driver to consult with a lawyer and turn themselves in to police.

Investigators are appealing for any witnesses to this collision or anyone who may have dash camera footage or any information on the suspect or suspect vehicle to call investigators with the Major Collision Bureau at  (905) 453–2121, ext. 3710.  Anonymous information may also be submitted by calling Peel Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477), by visiting https://peelcrimestoppers.ca/.

Subscribe to us on YouTube and follow us on TwitterFacebookTikTok, and Instagram.

For media inquiries, please contact the on-duty Media Relations Officer at (905) 453-2121, ext. 4027.         

N/R # 21-330

Inc. #21-0423136

Peel Regional Police – A Safer Community Together
-30-

Contact Us