Pedestrian dies in hospital following motor vehicle collision

May 9, 2021
New Minas, Nova Scotia

News release

Kings District RCMP are investigating after vehicle collision involving a pedestrian in New Minas.

On Tuesday May 4 at approximately 4 p.m., police responded to a collision in a parking lot on Commercial St. in New Minas. Police and emergency responders attended the scene and found a 63-year-old New Minas woman had been struck by a car while in a crosswalk, sustaining life-threatening injuries. She was taken by LifeFlight to hospital in Halifax where she died yesterday. The 43-year-old driver of the car was uninjured.

The cause of the collision is still under investigation.

Our thoughts are with the victim's family at this difficult time.

File# 2021605426

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Contact information

Sgt. Andrew Joyce
Public Information Officer
Nova Scotia RCMP
Cell: 902-222-0154
andrew.joyce@rcmp-grc.gc.ca

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