Help the RCMP find driver of large truck involved in motor vehicle collision

February 26, 2023
Melvern Square, Annapolis County, Nova Scotia

News release

Annapolis District RCMP is asking for the public's assistance to locate the driver of a large truck involved in a motor vehicle collision in Melvern on Friday, February 24.

At 12:03 p.m. RCMP responded to a motor vehicle collision involving a small SUV and a large truck on Hwy 101 near distance marker 178 in Melvern Square. Responding officers learned the driver of the SUV struck the truck from behind. The highway was slippery with white-out conditions at the time.

The truck continued traveling eastbound. The driver of the truck may not have realized the rear of the truck had been struck.

The passenger in the SUV was transported to hospital by EHS. The driver of the SUV incurred minor injury.

The truck is described as a transport truck that may have a dump trailer. The back of the truck may have sustained some damage in the collision.

Annapolis District RCMP is asking for the driver of the truck or anyone who may have information that could help locate the driver to contact them at 902-665-4481.

Should you wish to remain anonymous call Nova Scotia Crime Stoppers toll free at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477), submit a secure web tip at, or use the P3 Tips App.

File# 2023-252479


Contact information

Sgt. Andrew Joyce
Public Information Officer
Nova Scotia RCMP

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