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Charges pending in fatal vehicle-pedestrian collision

PICTOU LANDING – Charges are pending against a driver involved in a fatal vehicle-pedestrian collision that happened on Pictou Landing Road in Pictou Landing at approximately 4:30 a.m. this morning.  A preliminary investigation indicates a 50-year-old female pedestrian from Pictou Landing was struck by a pick-up truck. She was pronounced deceased at the scene. The driver, a 32-year-old man from Pictou Landing,...

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Driver charged after pedestrian struck

New Glasgow Regional Police have charged a driver after a pedestrian was struck in a crosswalk. On Feb. 2  at approximately 10:40 a.m., New Glasgow Regional Police, New Glasgow Fire Department and Emergency Health Services responded to a 9-1-1 call and attended the scene of a motor vehicle collision involving a 2010 Toyota Corolla and...

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Pedestrian struck, hurt

PICTOU – Members of the Pictou County RCMP were at the scene of a car-pedestrian collision on Saturday in Pictou. Police said the driver of the vehicle involved was not hurt, while the pedestrian was being treated in an ambulance at the scene before a possible transfer to hospital. The mishap occurred at about 2:30...

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Pedestrian-vehicle accident this morning in Stellarton

Stellarton Police are investigating a motor vehicle-pedestrian accident which occurred this morning at approximately 8 a.m. The accident occurred at the intersection of South Foord Street and Fairview Avenue. The pedestrian was injured and taken to hospital with non-life threatening injuries. No other details were available....

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Twelve-year-old injured in pedestrian collision

Riverton— On March 26 at approximately 2:30 p.m., Pictou District RCMP responded to a pedestrian-motor vehicle collision on Stellarton Trafalgar Rd. A 12-year-old boy was struck by a vehicle while he was crossing the road near a school.   The victim was transported to hospital with serious injuries. The involved vehicle stopped at the scene. Neither the driver or the...

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Man injured after vehicle-pedestrian collision

New Glasgow Regional Police are investigating a vehicle/pedestrian collision at the intersection of East River Road and Victoria Street. The accident occurred on Monday, Feb. 12 at approximately 6:10 p.m.  New Glasgow Regional Police, New Glasgow Fire Department and Emergency Health Services responded to a 9-1-1 call and attended the scene of the collision involving...

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