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Hamilton man wanted following police pursuit that ended with collision at Peterborough Lift Lock

Police close Peterborough Lift Lock for investigation
Police closed a section of Hunter Street and Ashburnham Drive and access to the Peterborough Lift Lock for an investigation on Thursday afternoon.

A warrant has been issued for the arrest of a Hamilton, Ont., man following a three-vehicle collision near the Peterborough Liftlock on Thursday afternoon.

Peterborough Police Service say around 12:45 p.m. an officer became involved in a pursuit of a vehicle in the area of Hunter Street East.

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During the pursuit, police say a three-vehicle collision occurred involving two civilian vehicles and a police cruiser in the area of the Liftlock at Armour Road and Hunter Street.

Police say the male driver of the suspect vehicle fled the scene on foot.

A female passenger in the suspect’s vehicle was arrested and charged with possession of stolen property (stolen licence plates), police stated Friday.

A warrant has been issued for the arrest of the male driver.

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No names have been released.

A car and a minivan were removed from the scene by a tow truck.

Police say additional details will be released when available.

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