At approximately 7:30 p.m., on November 4, 2019, Port Saunders RCMP responded to a single vehicle crash in the community of Eddies Cove East on the Northern Peninsula. The vehicle went off the road and landed in a ditch.
The 69-year-old female driver, who was not wearing a seatbelt, was transported to White Bay Central Health Centre where she was pronounced dead.
The Straits Fire Department and RCMP Collision Reconstruction Analysts also attended the scene.
The investigation is ongoing.