NRPS Investigating Serious Collision in West Lincoln – Update #1

Niagara Regional Police Service (NRPS) detectives assigned to the Collision Reconstruction Unit continue to investigate an August 28th, 2023, motor vehicle collision that occurred on Regional Road 20 near Streamside Drive, in the Township of West Lincoln.

Initial investigation determined that a collision occurred between a blue Hyundai Tucson and a white Harley Davidson motorcycle.  As a result of the collision, the motorcycle operator, a 59 year old female from West Lincoln was transported to an out-of-town trauma centre for advanced medical care.  She remains in hospital listed in stable condition at this time.

On September 13th, 2023, detectives charged the driver of the Hyundai Tucson, a 53 year old female from Smithville with one count of Careless Driving Causing Bodily Harm, contrary to section 130(3) of the Ontario Highway Traffic Act.  She is scheduled to appear at the Welland Provincial Courthouse, located at 445 East Main Street in the City of Welland on November 7th, 2023.

Anyone with information about this incident is asked to contact the lead detective by calling 905-688-4111, option 3, extension 1009569.

Members of the public who wish to provide information anonymously can contact Crime Stoppers of Niagara online or by calling 1-800-222-8477. Crime Stoppers offers cash rewards to persons who contact the program with information which leads to an arrest.

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Incident #23-96174