[Information Published via RCMP Release]
Windsor District RCMP responded to a fatal motor vehicle crash that occurred on Highway 215, Newport Corner this afternoon.
At approximately 12:30 p.m. this afternoon, Windsor District RCMP were dispatched to a single-vehicle collision. A preliminary investigation has revealed that the vehicle left the road and the 57-year-old male driver, was pronounced deceased at the scene. A 16-year-old male passenger was transported to hospital with non-life threatening injuries. Both occupants are from Hants County.
The traffic was diverted for approximately 2 hours and since the roadway has reopened. The cause of the collision remains under investigation.
Our thoughts are with the victim’s family and friends during this difficult time.
Source: Media Release