RCMP investigating fatal vehicle crash

March 19, 2023
Alma, Nova Scotia

News release

Pictou County District RCMP is investigating a fatal crash that occurred on the Greenhill Rd. in Alma.

Early this morning, at approximately 1:43 a.m., Pictou County District RCMP, fire and EHS responded to a report of a single vehicle crash at the intersection of Greenhill Rd. and Douglas Rd. in Greenhill after two pedestrians walking along the road discovered the vehicle in a wooded area off the roadway.

The driver, and sole occupant of the car, a 47-year-old Sylvester man, was pronounced deceased at the scene.

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

The roadway has reopened after being closed for several hours.

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

File #: 2023-360029


Contact information

Sgt. Andrew Joyce
Public Information Officer
Nova Scotia RCMP

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