Halifax District RCMP investigates motor vehicle collision

September 22, 2017
Hubley, Nova Scotia

News release

Halifax District RCMP is investigating a motor vehicle collision.

Prior to 3 p.m. on Thursday, RCMP, EHS and Halifax Regional Fire and Emergency responded to a three-vehicle collision on St. Margarets Bay Rd. involving a tractor trailer hauling gravel, a scooter and a car.

The driver of the scooter, a 64-year-old woman, was transported to the QEII with serious non-life threatening injuries. The driver of the tractor trailer, a 66-year-old man, was transported to hospital with non-life threatening injuries. The driver of the Toyota Corolla, a 47-year-old man, was not injured.

Initial investigation determined the tractor trailer was entering a turn when it rolled on to the driver's side causing it to slide in to oncoming vehicles.

The highway was closed for several hours while Nova Scotia Commercial Vehicle Safety and Compliance and an RCMP Collision Analyst attended the scene.

The investigation is ongoing.

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Contact information

Cpl. Dal Hutchinson
Media Relations Officer
Halifax District RCMP
Cell: 902-830-5695
dal.hutchinson@rcmp-grc.gc.ca

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