Brampton’s Hardeep Pahra killed in road accident
Investigators from the Major Collision Bureau of Peel police are searching for the driver of a vehicle who struck and killed a cyclist in Brampton early Thursday. The cyclists is identified as 30-year-old Hardeep Pahra of Brampton.
On Thursday, October 29, 2015, at approximately 6:00 a.m., the victim Hardeep was riding his bicycle on Steeles Avenue west of Albion Road in Brampton, when he was involved in a collision with an unknown vehicle. As a result of that collision, the victim sustained fatal injuries and was pronounced deceased at the scene. The driver of the involved vehicle left the scene.
Investigators are appealing for witnesses who may have been in the area of Steeles Avenue between Finch Avenue and Albion Road prior to 6:00 a.m. who may have seen the collision, or the actions of the cyclist or vehicle driver, prior to the collision.
Anyone with information regarding this incident is asked to contact investigators with the Major Collision Bureau at (905) 453-2121, ext. 3710. Information may also be left anonymously by calling Peel Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477).
Hardeep Pahra had two children and recently moved to Canada from India. He was coming back from his work when was struck by an unknown vehicle.