RCMP seeks public’s help in investigating a fatal bicycle incident

June 19, 2024
Tupperville , Nova Scotia

News release


Annapolis County District RCMP is seeking the public's help with investigating a fatal incident involving a gas-powered bicycle.

On June 17, Annapolis County District RCMP learned that a 71-year-old man from Annapolis Royal had been taken to Halifax by Lifeflight for treatment of serious injuries.

It was believed he may have fallen from a gas-powered bicycle while riding on Hwy. 201, around 2:00 p.m. the same day.

On June 18, officers learned the man had died in hospital as a result of his injuries.

Annapolis County District RCMP is looking to speak with people who may have witnessed the incident.

Additionally, the gas-powered bicycle has not been recovered.

Anyone with information about the incident or the whereabouts of the gas-powered bicycle is asked to contact the Annapolis County District RCMP at 902-665-4481. To remain anonymous, call Nova Scotia Crime Stoppers, toll-free, at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477), submit a secure tip at www.crimestoppers.ns.ca, or use the P3 Tips app.

File #: 2024-837660


Contact information

Cst. Mitch Thompson
Public Information Officer
Nova Scotia RCMP

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