Categorized | News

Collision claims life of Lincoln man

This morning (Thursday) at about 7 a.m. the Niagara Regional Police Service, the Niagara Emergency Medical Services and the West Lincoln Fire Department responded to a report of a single motor vehicle collision on Silverdale Road south of Sixteen Road in the Township of West Lincoln.

Initial investigation revealed that at approximately 3 a.m. a 2006 Ford Ranger was being operated northbound on Silverdale Road by a 38-year-old Lincoln man. The driver lost control of the Ford and left the east edge of roadway, entered a rural drainage ditch, came into collision with a tree and rolled the vehicle an undetermined number of times, before coming to rest approximately 20 metres east of the roadway in a field.

The 38-year-old driver was ejected from the vehicle during the collision, suffering fatal injuries and was pronounced deceased at the scene by paramedics. His name is not being released.

A search of the dense brush and wooded area for other possible victims was conducted using the West Lincoln Fire Department’s thermal imaging equipment and the Niagara Regional Police Service’s Canine Unit. No further person’s were located.

Speed was a factor in this collision, which remains under investigation by Detectives of the Niagara Regional Police Services Collision Reconstruction Unit. Any witnesses with information regarding this collision are asked to contact Investigators at (905) 688-4111, extension 5500.

About newsnow

newsnow is published Thursday each week, going to every home in West Niagara and the Winona area. Click here to contact newsnow.
West Niagara Weather
11°
few clouds
humidity: 100%
wind: 3m/s W
H 11 • L 11
19°
Fri
20°
Sat
19°
Sun
20°
Mon
22°
Tue

Upcoming Community Events

  • Tue
    18
    Jul
    2017
    Tue
    29
    Aug
    2017

    Yoga at Sunset

    Beamsville Library, 4996 Beam Street, Beamsville
  • Tue
    01
    Aug
    2017
    Thu
    31
    Aug
    2017

    West Lincoln Community Care – Summer Sizzler Sale

    135 Griffin Street, Smithville
  • Tue
    01
    Aug
    2017
    Fri
    01
    Sep
    2017

    West Lincoln Community Care - Silent Auctions

  • Thu
    24
    Aug
    2017

    Burlap Wreath Workshop

    7:00 pmNelles Manor
For all Community Events, click here

July/August ClubWest now available online

Seeking Employment?

Total jobs: 394
CARA OPERATIONS LIMITED.
  |  Grimsby, Ontario
 - 23 Aug 2017

Harvey's is looking for experienced Cashiers and Kitchen help for our Grimsby location. At Harvey's, we deliver delicious. home made. food, made fresh, in house just for you. Our ...

SHOPPERS DRUG MART
  |  Lincoln, Ontario
 - 23 Aug 2017

Job Id. 1092169. Location. 5005 SERENA DRIVE. Store Number. 1256 SDM. Position Type. Part Time. JOB DESCRIPTION. Work in store as a Cosmetician. This is a beauty career that is mo...

CARA OPERATIONS LIMITED.
  |  Grimsby, Ontario
 - 23 Aug 2017

Swiss Chalet is looking for kitchen staff for our Grimsby location. We are looking for individuals that are passionate about Food, Hospitality, and are Guest focused as well as be...

neuvoo job search jobs

Our Facebook Page

Subscribe to our newsnow posts

Enter your email address to subscribe here and receive notifications of new posts by email.

newsnow

100% Niagara owned and operated.
49 Main Street West
Grimsby, Ontario
L3M 1R3
289 235 9500
SiteLock