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One dead after rear-end car crash in Stoney Creek: police

Hamilton police are at the scene of a fatal collision on the Queen Elizabeth Way this morning.
Hamilton police are at the scene of a fatal collision on the Queen Elizabeth Way this morning. Don Mitchell / Global News

Hamilton police say a person is dead after a rear-end collision in Stoney Creek near the QEW early Tuesday morning.

Collision reconstruction teams believe a dark coloured 2016 Nissan sedan was travelling eastbound on the South Service Road towards Green Road when it struck a grey Fiat vehicle from behind.

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Police responded to the scene along with Hamilton Fire and EMS where a 60-year-old Hamilton man was believed to have been “ejected from the Fiat vehicle causing fatal injuries”, say police in a statement.

A 32-year-old, also from Hamilton, driving the Nissan sustained minor injuries.

Anyone who witnessed the crash or has any other information can contact the Collision Reconstruction Unit at (905)546-4753 or (905) 546-4755.

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