OPP investigate hit and run

HAGERSVILLE—The Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) Haldimand County Detachment is investigating after a vehicle struck a student at the intersection of John Street and Park Avenue in Hagersville.   

On Thursday, November 18, 2021 at 2:24 p.m., OPP responded to a motor vehicle collision that involved a pedestrian. The vehicle involved left the scene and is described as a black Sports Utility Vehicle (SUV) with an unknown licence plate.

OPP investigation has determined that the student was walking northbound on John Street, crossing at Park Avenue when the suspect vehicle rolled through the stop sign at the intersection, and struck the student on the right lower back. The victim sustained minor injuries.

The suspect driver honked their horn then continued southbound on John Street.