Serious Motor Vehicle Collision on Colborne Street
On September 20, 2019 at approximately 10:00am, members of the Brantford Police Service responded to a serious motor vehicle collision involving a cyclist and a Commercial Motor Vehicle on Colborne Street. Officers located a male cyclist suffering from serious life threatening injuries. Members of Brantford Fire and Brant/Brantford paramedics also attended to assist with the injured party.
A 36 year old Brantford male was transported by paramedics to the Hamilton General Hospital where he remains in life threatening condition. The male driver of the Commercial Motor Vehicle is uninjured, remained on scene and is cooperating with the investigation.
Colborne Street between Queen Street and Bain Street was closed for several hours while members from the Collision Reconstruction Unit investigated the collision. The Ministry of Transportation is also assisting in this investigation.
Some witnesses have come forward at the scene, however, the Brantford Police Traffic Unit would like to speak with anyone that has further information regarding this incident. Witnesses are encouraged to contact Acting Sergeant Mark Baxter at 519-756-0113