Deadly crash claims life of Hamilton woman

News Nov 22, 2006 Flamborough Review

A Hamilton woman was killed in a head-on collision last Thursday evening, in the wake of the area's first snowstorm of the season.

At approximately 11:30 p.m. on December 15, a vehicle traveling southbound on Hwy. 6 near Regional Road 97 in Freelton crossed the centre line to the northbound lane. At press time, the OPP investigating officers had not established what caused the car to enter oncoming traffic. for unknown reasons. The car collided head on with an oncoming transport trailer.

The driver, 37-year-old Kathryn Lawson of Hamilton, was pronounced dead at the scene by paramedics. The 48-year-old transport driver from Delhi was not injured in the crash. There were no passengers in either vehicle.

The northbound lane of Hwy 6 was closed to all traffic until 5 a.m. to allow police to investigate. The southbound lane was not affected.

The incident is still under investigation. Burlington OPP is asking anyone with information about this collision to contact Constable E. Stewart at 905-681-2511 or OPP communications at 1-888-310-1122.

Deadly crash claims life of Hamilton woman

News Nov 22, 2006 Flamborough Review

A Hamilton woman was killed in a head-on collision last Thursday evening, in the wake of the area's first snowstorm of the season.

At approximately 11:30 p.m. on December 15, a vehicle traveling southbound on Hwy. 6 near Regional Road 97 in Freelton crossed the centre line to the northbound lane. At press time, the OPP investigating officers had not established what caused the car to enter oncoming traffic. for unknown reasons. The car collided head on with an oncoming transport trailer.

The driver, 37-year-old Kathryn Lawson of Hamilton, was pronounced dead at the scene by paramedics. The 48-year-old transport driver from Delhi was not injured in the crash. There were no passengers in either vehicle.

The northbound lane of Hwy 6 was closed to all traffic until 5 a.m. to allow police to investigate. The southbound lane was not affected.

The incident is still under investigation. Burlington OPP is asking anyone with information about this collision to contact Constable E. Stewart at 905-681-2511 or OPP communications at 1-888-310-1122.

Deadly crash claims life of Hamilton woman

News Nov 22, 2006 Flamborough Review

A Hamilton woman was killed in a head-on collision last Thursday evening, in the wake of the area's first snowstorm of the season.

At approximately 11:30 p.m. on December 15, a vehicle traveling southbound on Hwy. 6 near Regional Road 97 in Freelton crossed the centre line to the northbound lane. At press time, the OPP investigating officers had not established what caused the car to enter oncoming traffic. for unknown reasons. The car collided head on with an oncoming transport trailer.

The driver, 37-year-old Kathryn Lawson of Hamilton, was pronounced dead at the scene by paramedics. The 48-year-old transport driver from Delhi was not injured in the crash. There were no passengers in either vehicle.

The northbound lane of Hwy 6 was closed to all traffic until 5 a.m. to allow police to investigate. The southbound lane was not affected.

The incident is still under investigation. Burlington OPP is asking anyone with information about this collision to contact Constable E. Stewart at 905-681-2511 or OPP communications at 1-888-310-1122.