**** RCMP Media Release
RCMP on scene of fatal collision
At approximately 7:29 p.m. on July 18, New Minas RCMP was called to a two-vehicle crash on Hwy. 101 near North Alton.
The RCMP, Fire and EHS were on scene involving a transport truck and a car. The driver of the car, a 25-year-old Halifax man was pronounced deceased at the scene. The driver of the truck was treated by EHS for minor physical injuries.
A collision re-constructionist attended the scene and the investigation is ongoing.
Highway 101 was closed for several hours but has since re-open.