RCMP Halifax Regional Detachment investigating serious crash

March 31, 2024
Peggy's Cove, Nova Scotia

News release

RCMP Halifax Regional Detachment is investigating a serious crash that occurred on Peggy's Cove Rd. near Peggy's Cove.

On March 31, at approximately 1:05 a.m., RCMP Halifax Regional Detachment, fire services and EHS responded to a motor vehicle crash on Peggy's Cove Rd. at Setag Ln.

Preliminary investigation shows that a pickup truck had veered off the road, striking a fishing boat that was on a property bordering the road. Fire services extracted the driver and sole occupant from the vehicle.

The 24-year-old man of Seabright was transported to hospital by EHS with life-threatening injuries.

An RCMP collision reconstructionist attended the crash. The investigation remains ongoing.

Peggy's Cove Rd. was closed for several hours and has since reopened.


Contact information

Cindy Bayers
Strategic Communications Unit
Nova Scotia RCMP

File number: 24-41625

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