OPP seeking public’s help in fatal hit and run

Norfolk County Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) are looking for a mid-sized white coloured SUV with extensive front-end damage after a fatal hit and run collision on Indian Line early Tuesday Jan., 3.
A Six Nations woman had been walking along Indian Line between Mohawk Road and Villa Nova Road early Tuesday, Jan., 3, 2023 morning when she was hit .
OPP, Six Nations Police and Six Nations Fire and EMS services responded to the hit run of a woman west of Mohawk Road at about 4:47 a.m.
OPP said the “pedestrian had been stuck on Indian Line by a motor vehicle. As a result, the individual suffered serious life-threatening injuries and was transported to a local hospital where they were pronounced deceased.”
The vehicle was last seen eastbound on Indian Line heading towards Hagersville.
The West Region OPP Traffic Incident Management and Enforcement Team are continuing to investigate.
The name of the deceased in not being released pending notification to next of kin.
Investigators are asking anyone that may have been travelling on Indian Line between Mohawk Road and Villa Nova Road between 4:00 a.m., and 5:00 a.m., to contact police if they saw anything suspicious. Community residents in the surrounding area are also being asked to check their security surveillance cameras to see if the captured the vehicle or pedestrian involved.
Indian Line was closed for most of the day Tuesday between Mohawk Road and Villa Nova Road.
The OPP is continuing to investigate and is asking anyone with information to contact police at 1-888-310-1122.
Should you wish to remain anonymous you can call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477 (TIPS) or leave an anonymous online message at www.crimestoppers-brant.ca where you may be eligible to receive a cash reward of up to $2,000.

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