Collision on Front Street

Tue, 2024-04-30

Around 1:30 p.m. on Friday, April 19, 2024, police officers attended a multiple vehicle road traffic collision in the area of the number five car park on Front Street in the City of Hamilton.

Reports indicate the 35-year-old female driver of a motorcar entered the number five car park and drove into one of the bays as she attempted to park the vehicle.

She reportedly lost control of the car and struck a number of motorcycles parked in the cycle bay within the car park.

Her vehicle went through a hedge bordering the car park and out onto Front Street.

She struck a number of other bikes parked in the cycle parking bays on the southern side of Front Street, before also striking a truck, which was travelling west along Front Street as well as a motorcar which was parked in a parking bay on the northern side of Front Street.

There were no reported injuries.

Several of the motorcycles struck were left with extensive damage.

Anyone with information on this incident is asked to contact Police Constable Melvin Best on 717-2385, or, via email