Male Died By Electrocution


Hamilton Police Collision Reconstruction unit completed an investigation into an early morning collision that resulted in one deceased male on Woodhill Rd.

A 21-year-old male from Lynden was travelling solo when a collision happened with a hydro pole. The male’s family has requested that the identity is not released to the public. Police have concluded their investigation and have determined that no injuries were caused from the accident itself. The post-mortem examination listed the cause of death as electrocution.

Police would like to remind everyone to be extremely cautious around downed power lines.