Witnesses sought after fatal collision in Welland

NRP LogoNiagara Regional Police Service press release – At approximately 6:35 p.m. on Friday, Nov. 1/2019, 3 District (Welland) uniform officers were called to the area of Moyer Rd and Grassy Brook Rd. in Welland following the report of a collision.

Investigation has revealed two vehicles, a 2008 Dodge Caliber and a 2016 Honda Civic were involved in a collision.

A 17-year-old male was pronounced deceased at the scene. A 17-year-old male passenger was airlifted to an out-of-town hospital for treatment of life-threatening injuries. Two other occupants of the vehicle, a 25-year-old female and a 20-year-old male were transported to a local hospital for treatment of minor injuries.

The 20-year-old male driver of the Civic was not physically injured.

Detectives with the Collision Reconstruction Unit continue to investigate this collision. At this time, no charges have been laid.

Anyone with information or who may have witnessed the collision is asked to contact police at (905) 688-4111, dial option 4, ext 5555.