RCMP investigates fatal collision

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**** RCMP Media Release

RCMP investigates fatal collision

At approximately 8:01 a.m. this morning, a motorist notified police of a two-vehicle collision on Hwy. 105 at exit 8 near Baddeck.

Baddeck RCMP, Fire and EHS attended the scene and found a car and a transport truck heavily damaged. The driver of the car, a 60-year-old man and the passenger, a 57-year-old woman both from Inverness County, were pronounced deceased at the scene. The driver of the transport truck, a 41-year-old man from Newfoundland, sustained non-life threatening injuries and was taken to hospital by EHS.

A collision re-constructionist is currently on scene and the investigation is ongoing.​

Highway 105​ is closed in both directions and will remain closed for a number of hours.​

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