Fatal collision on Highway 102

MILLBROOK –  A senior from Central Onslow died yesterday as a result of a fatal motor vehicle collision. Colchester District RCMP responded to a 9-1-1 call at 2:36 p.m. Tuesday, reporting a small red truck that was travelling south in the northbound lanes of Hwy. 102 near Millbrook. Before police arrived on scene, a collision […]

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Hockey team remembered

Fatal crashes occur so infrequently that it is easy for them to shock people. A collision last Friday between a tractor trailer carrying peat moss and a bus carrying members of a hockey team has had a harrowing effect on Humboldt, Sask., where the team is based, and throughout Canada and the hockey world. The […]

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RCMP lays charge in fatal collision

ABERCROMBIE – Pictou District RCMP has laid a charge of dangerous driving causing death following a lengthy investigation into a fatal collision which occurred in 2016. On December 7, 2016, the RCMP responded to a collision on Abercrombie Road at the intersection with the Trenton Connector.  Upon arrival at the scene, police noted a dump truck had collided with […]

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Colchester County RCMP investigates fatal motor vehicle accident

HILDEN – Colchester County RCMP is investigating a fatal single motor vehicle collision here. At 5:12 a.m this morning, RCMP responded to the crash on Highway 2 in Hilden. The sole occupant of the vehicle, a 20-year-old man from Stewiacke, died at the scene. A collision re-constructionist has been called to the scene and the investigation is ongoing. Highway 2 from Kennedy Road  […]

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National Day of Mourning ceremony Friday night

TRENTON – The annual National Day of Mourning ceremony for those killed or injured as the result of workplace accidents will be held Friday, April 28, at 6 p.m. at Trenton Park. Mary Lloyd, president of Pictou County Injured Workers Association said, “Workplace safety in Nova Scotia, and throughout Canada, is a popular catch phrase […]

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Antigonish RCMP at scene of fatal motor vehicle collision

HEATHERTON – Antigonish RCMP responded to a fatal motor vehicle crash that occurred on Highway 104 Heatherton this morning. At 7:06 a.m. today, Antigonish RCMP were dispatched to a two-vehicle collision involving a Nissan Altima and Toyota 4-Runner. A preliminary investigation has revealed two vehicles travelling in opposite direction collided. The 52–year-old Antigonish man, the driver of the […]

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