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Westville man charged in fatal single vehicle accident

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HILLSIDE – RCMP have charged a Westville man following a fatal single vehicle collision that happened  July 16 on Egypt Road in Hillside.

On July 16 at approximately 1:36 a.m. Pictou District RCMP responded to a single vehicle crash where a vehicle left the roadway and overturned. One woman was pronounced deceased at the scene. Two other occupants were transported to hospital. 

The police investigation followed. 

in September, residents of the area formed a committee to work on getting a guardrail installed along that dangerous portion of the road. The meeting was called by Peter Boyles, councillor for District 9, Municipality of Pictou County, after he received numerous phone calls about the dangerous section of the road.