47-year-old woman dies following single-vehicle crash

September 22, 2023
Grand Falls Regional Municipality, New Brunswick

News release

A 47-year-old woman has died following a single-vehicle crash in the Grand Falls Regional Municipality, N.B.

On September 22, 2023, at approximately 6:15 a.m., members of the Saint-Léonard RCMP detachment, Grand Falls Fire Department and Ambulance New Brunswick responded to a report of a single-vehicle crash near the West River Road in the Grand Falls Regional Municipality. A 47-year-old woman from Perth-Andover, who was the driver and sole occupant of the vehicle, died at the scene as a result of her injuries.

The crash is believed to have occurred when the driver lost control of the vehicle, left the roadway and went into a ravine.

An RCMP Remote Piloted Aircraft Operator and a member of the New Brunswick Coroner's office are both assisting with the investigation. An autopsy will be conducted to determine the woman's exact cause of death.

The investigation is ongoing.


Contact information

Sgt. Jean-Pierre Bouchard
Saint-Léonard Detachment
West District RCMP

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