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Police searching for driver of Mercedes SUV

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New Glasgow Regional Police responded to a two-vehicle collision early this morning.

At approximately 7:30 a.m., a Mercedes SUV and a Jeep were involved in a collision at the intersection of Almont Avenue and Bernard Street. As a result, both vehicles were heavily damaged and a tow truck took the vehicles from the scene.

The driver of the Mercedes fled the scene on foot; it is unknown if the driver was male or female. The driver of the Jeep, a woman, was treated by EHS for non-life threatening injuries.

Police have enlisted the use of the K-9 unit for help in locating the driver.

Police continue to investigate.