RCMP investigating fatal vehicle crash

April 23, 2023
Maitland, Nova Scotia

News release

East Hants District RCMP is investigating a fatal crash that occurred on the Cedar Rd. near Maitland.

Yesterday morning, at approximately 11:10 a.m., East Hants District RCMP, fire and EHS responded to a report of a single vehicle crash on Cedar Rd. where a car veered off the roadway into a wooded area.

The driver, a 70-year-old Conrod Settlement man, was transported to hospital by EHS with apparent serious injury. The only passenger, an 86-year-old woman, also of Conrod Settlement, was transported to hospital by EHS. She died later that day in hospital.

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

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

File #: 2023-533314


Contact information

Sgt. Andrew Joyce
Public Information Officer
Nova Scotia RCMP

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