One dead in crash on Highway 104


TELFORD – One man is dead after the motorcycle he was driving collided with a pickup truck at 12:30 a.m. on Sunday on Highway 104 in Telford.

Pictou District RCMP responded to a two-vehicle collision involving a Dodge Ram truck and a Harley Davidson motorcycle.

The collision claimed the life of the 52-year-old driver of the motorcycle from Port Hastings. The passenger on the motorcycle, a 35-year-old woman from Auld’s Cove, was transported by EHS to the QEII Health Sciences Centre in Halifax with serious injuries.

The two occupants of the truck were not injured.

An RCMP collision analyst attended the scene and the road remained closed on Sunday morning. The investigation is continuing.

Our thoughts are with the victim’s family at this difficult time.