Man killed in tractor-trailer crash, Pope's Hill

September 18, 2017
Happy Valley-Goose Bay, Newfoundland and Labrador

News release

A man has died following a tractor trailer crash at Pope's Hill, about 80km west of Happy Valley Goose Bay.

On September 15, 2017, around 10:30 p.m., Happy Valley Goose Bay RCMP responded to a single vehicle crash on the Trans-Labrador Highway at Pope's Hill. Passing motorists reported a tractor trailer that had gone off the road and down over a steep embankment.

The driver of the tractor trailer, 59-year-old male from Quebec was found dead at the scene. He was the only person in the vehicle.

The investigation is ongoing.

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Contact information

Cpl. Rick Mills
Happy Valley- Goose Bay RCMP-GRC
709-896-3383

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