RCMP investigates fatal collision

May 11, 2021
Melbourne, Nova Scotia

News release

At approximately 8:40 a.m. yesterday morning, police were notified of a single vehicle collision on Melbourne Rd. near Melbourne.

Yarmouth Rural RCMP, fire and EHS attended the scene and found a damaged pickup truck that had left the roadway, gone into a ditch and rolled onto its side. The driver of the truck, a 53-year-old man from Yarmouth County, was located trapped underneath the truck and was later pronounced deceased at the scene.

A collision reconstructionist attended, and the investigation is ongoing.

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

File# 2021-636142

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Contact information

Cpl. Chris Marshall
Public Information Officer
Nova Scotia RCMP
Cell: 902-222-0154
chris.marshall@rcmp-grc.gc.ca

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