Persons involved in vehicle crash flee scene

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On Tuesday, September 15, at approximately (shortly after midnight) 12:45 p.m., New Glasgow Regional Police and New Glasgow Fire Department responded to a single motor vehicle collision.

A 2019 black Honda Civic collided with a power pole on Jury Street.

The collision caused a power pole to break off, sending a portion of the power pole through a nearby residence causing extensive damage.

Two persons that were in the vehicle at the time and fled the scene; the vehicle sustained major damage.

New Glasgow Regional Police Const. Ken Macdonald stated, “Police are in the preliminary stages of the investigation and investigators will now examine the scene to determine the causes of the collision.”