Correction: Pedestrian killed in collision

December 3, 2017
Bouctouche, New Brunswick

News release

Correction: The information that the vehicle was hauling a trailer was incorrect. We apologize for this error.

The Southeast District RCMP is investigating a fatal collision, after a pedestrian was struck by a vehicle on rue Desroches in Bouctouche, N.B.

Police responded to the collision shortly after 6 p.m., on December 2, 2017.

A 57-year-old man from Bouctouche died at the scene as a result of his injuries. It appears the man was struck by an on-coming car travelling westbound after the man had pulled his truck over in the eastbound lane to check the tractor trailer he was travelling with.

The investigation is continuing.


Contact information

Cpl. Mario Maillet
Southeast District RCMP
Richibucto Detachment
1-888-506-7267 (RCMP)

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