Welland man charged after a fatal crash

A Welland man has been charged in the death of a pedestrian after she was hit by a commercial truck.

Near the end of November, the woman was attempting to cross the road at Barton Street East and Lottridge Street in Hamilton when she was struck.

Hamilton Police tell us the woman died of her injuries just five days before Christmas.

A 41 year old Welland man has now been charged with Careless Driving.