Cumberland County District RCMP investigating serious crash

May 29, 2023
Mapleton, Nova Scotia

News release

Cumberland County District RCMP is investigating a serious collision that occurred on Hwy. 2 in Mapleton.

On May 28, 2023, at approximately 12:35 p.m., Cumberland County District RCMP, fire and EHS responded to a report of a single vehicle crash on Hwy. 2 in Mapleton. RCMP officers learned that a motorcycle was travelling on Hwy. 2 when it left the road and came to rest in the ditch.

The driver, and sole rider, of the motorcycle, a 65-year-old Lakelands man, suffered life-threatening injuries and was transported to hospital by Lifeflight.

A collision reconstructionist attended the scene and the investigation is ongoing.

Hwy. 2 was closed for several hours but has since reopened.

File #: 2023-738223


Contact information

Cpl. Chris Marshall
Public Information Officer
Nova Scotia RCMP

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