Baddeck RCMP is investigating a fatal motor vehicle collision on Kempt Head Rd.
At approximately 4:30 p.m. yesterday, RCMP responded to a fatal single vehicle collision involving a white Toyota Corolla in Kempt Head. Four occupants were in the car at the time of the collision.
As a result of the collision, a 22-year-old man who was a passenger in the vehicle was pronounced dead at the scene. Two other passengers – a 27-year-old man and a 22-year-old man – were transported to Cape Breton Regional Hospital with non-life threatening injuries. The driver, a 24-year-old man, was arrested on scene without incident. Charges are pending in relation to the collision.
The vehicle was seized and the investigation is ongoing.
Victoria County District RCMP, an RCMP Collision Analyst, EHS, and the Boularderie, Bras d’Or and Ross Ferry Volunteer Fire Departments attended the scene.
Queens County District RCMP is investigating a fatal collision between a pedestrian and a vehicle.
Yesterday at approximately 5 p.m., a white, Ford Taurus collided with an 83-year-old Bridgewater man in a parking lot on Queens Place Dr. in Liverpool. The man was pronounced deceased at the scene. The driver was not injured.
EHS, the Liverpool Volunteer Fire Department and an RCMP Collision Analyst attended the scene. The collision remains under investigation.
Source : Media Release