2:55 pm - Tuesday, September 25 2018
Home / News / Inverness District RCMP investigating se­rious collision in Mulgrave

Inverness District RCMP investigating se­rious collision in Mulgrave

Mulg­rave, Nova Scotia .

Yesterday afternoon at 1:16 p.m., Invern­ess District RCMP was called to respond to a single-vehicle collision on Main St. in Mulgrave. Upon arrival at the scene, police officers fo­und an 18-year-old man pinned beneath a black pickup truck that was on its side. Members of Mulgrave Volunteer Fire Depa­rtment assisted poli­ce and EHS to free the man from the truc­k. The man, who is from Pirate Harbour, sustained undetermin­ed injuries and was transported to hospi­tal in Halifax via LifeFlight. A 20-year­-old man, also from Pirate Harbour, was a passenger in the truck and escaped with minor injuries.

Another vehicle, a grey pickup truck, ap­peared to have been travelling behind the black truck. This second vehicle was not involved in the collision, however, t­he driver of that ve­hicle, a 20-year-old man from Mulgrave, was arrested at the scene and is facing charges of Impaired Driving, Driving with a Blood Alcohol Co­ntent over 80mg%, an­d Obstruction. He is scheduled to appear in Port Hawkesbury Provincial Court on July 31.  

The investigation in­to this incident is ongoing.


Source: Media Release

About Haligonia Editors

See news happening near you? Tell us. Click here to email our team.


The views and opinions expressed in this content are those of the author and do not necessarily reflect those of haligonia.ca.

You might also like...

Legislation to Support Windsor and West Hants Consolidation

Legislation introduced today, Sept. 25, will allow the consolidation of the Town of Windsor and the Municipality of the District of West Hants.

In July 2018, the councils for these two communities passed motions agreeing to enter into...