2 children sent to hospital after vehicle collision

Windsor Police Service News Update
May 1, 2024 
Case #: 24-48146
2 children sent to hospital after vehicle collision

The Windsor Police Service is investigating a motor vehicle collision that sent two children to hospital.

Shortly after 4 p.m. yesterday, officers were dispatched to the 2300 block of Westcott Road for a report of a vehicle collision. Two young children reportedly ran into the street to retrieve a basketball and were struck by a vehicle driving northbound. 

The 9- and 6-year-old children were taken to hospital with non-life-threatening injuries.

The 89-year-old female motorist remained on scene following the collision. 

The investigation is ongoing. Anyone with information is asked to contact the Windsor Police Traffic Enforcement Unit at 519-945-9645, ext. 223. They can also contact Crime Stoppers anonymously at 519-258-8477 (TIPS) or online at www.catchcrooks.com.

If you or someone you know is an affected person in need of support, please call Victim Services Windsor Essex County at 519-723-2711 or the Victim Assistance Unit at Windsor Police at 519-255-6700, ext. 4879.
For further information:
Contact the WPS Corporate Communication Unit's Public Information Officer at (519) 255-6700 ext. 4441.

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