Teen has life-threatening injuries following crash between bicycle and pick-up truck
Collision happened shortly before 6 p.m. Wednesday, police said
A collision between a pick-up truck and a bicycle Wednesday evening which left a 13-year-old male with life-threatening injuries has police looking for witnesses.
Hamilton police said the teenage cyclist was transported to hospital with life-threatening injuries after the collision which occurred shortly before 6 p.m.
The cyclist was crossing westbound on Upper Wentworth at Elite Drive, when a collision occurred involving the bicycle and a 2005 Ford pick-up truck, police said.
The impact resulted in the teenager being thrown off his bike to the roadway.
The driver — a 39-year-old male — is cooperating with police. The Hamilton Police Service Collision Reconstruction Unit is asking witnesses to contact the investigators Det. Const. Jaimi Bannon or Det. Const. Ben Paterson at 905-546-4753.