At approximately 3:30 a.m., Kings District RCMP responded to a 911 call of a single vehicle roll over at the intersection of Gibson Woods Rd. and Highway 341.
Upon arrival, a vehicle was found on its roof however the occupant(s) had fled the scene. This matter remains under investigation. Should you have information related to this incident, please call Kings District RCMP at (902) 679-5555. Members of the public can also contact Nova Scotia Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS ( 8477), or by texting TIP202 +your message to `CRIMES`(274637) or by Secure Web Tips at www.crimestoppers.ns.ca Calls to Crime Stoppers are not taped or traced and if police make an arrest and lay charges based on a tip, callers qualify for a cash award.
At approximately 6:15 a.m., Kings District RCMP then responded to a call about a vehicle/pedestrian collision on Saxon St. The driver of the vehicle hit what was thought to be a deer. Once pulled over, the driver realized it was a man and called 911.
Police and EHS attended and found the pedestrian unresponsive on the ground. The 34-year-old man was pronounced dead on scene shortly after 6:30 a.m. The cause of the person’s death is still under investigation. No further details are being released at this time.