Hamilton's 2022 road fatality count rises after a state coroner confirmed the death of a man in a collision on the eastern edge of Hamilton in February. increased to 15 on Tuesday.
Ontario's Forensic Pathology Service determined the cause of death was injuries sustained by a 67-year-old man after he crashed into a concrete pole on February 22, police said. .
The crash occurred shortly before 7:30 PM. The lone occupant of a westbound vehicle lost control near Queenston Road and Adare Avenue South.
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Detectives have not revealed the man's identity and confirmed the investigation was closed.
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