Fatality Under Investigation by Detectives in Niagara-on-the-Lake – Update 1

Update 1 – February 3, 2022

As a result of the investigation, Cody Sullivan (28 years old) of St. Catharines was arrested and charged with the following offence of:

Dangerous operation causing death

Sullivan was released on a Form 10 – Undertaking, and is expected to appear in court on April 13th, 2022.


Original Release – July 12, 2021

On Sunday, July 11, 2021 at approximately 9:25pm members of the Niagara Regional Police Service, Emergency Medical Services and NOTL Fire responded to the report of a motor vehicle collision with injuries.

Police attended and found that a pedestrian had been struck by a south bound motor vehicle that was travelling on Irvine Road in the Town of Niagara-on-the-Lake.  The driver, and sole occupant of the Toyota Corolla, a 27 year old St Catharines male remained at the scene.

The pedestrian, a 41 year old male resident of Niagara-on-the-Lake was transported to hospital where he succumbed to his injuries.

The investigation remains ongoing by detectives with the collision reconstruction unit and the office of the coroner.

Anyone with information is asked to contact the Niagara Regional Police Service, at 905-688-4111, ext. 1025591.