RCMP investigates fatal single vehicle collision

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UPPER BROOKSIDE – Nova Scotia RCMP is investigating a fatal single vehicle collision that happened this morning in Upper Brookside, Colchester County.

Police responded to the collision at approximately 9 a.m. A truck carrying two adults had left Hwy 104, entered the ditch and collided with a tree.

The occupants, a 70-year-old woman and an 80-year-old man, both from East Hants, were transported to hospital. The man was later pronounced deceased. The female has since been transported to the QEII Hospital in Halifax for further non-life threatening medical treatment.

Valley Kemptown Fire Department also responded. The investigation is ongoing by Bible Hill RCMP.