**** RCMP Media Release
Driver charged after serious collision in Shubenacadie
Colchester County District RCMP has charged a driver after a serious collision on Hwy. 2 in Shubenacadie.
On September 11, at approximately 2:50 p.m., police responded to a motor vehicle collision on Hwy. 2 in Shubenacadie. Police learned that a blue SUV had turned onto Hwy. 2 from a side road and was struck by a motorcycle that had been travelling north on Hwy. 2.
The motorcycle rider, a 38-year-old Colchester County man, suffered serious injuries and was transported to hospital by Lifeflight. The driver of the SUV, a 41-year-old Dartmouth man, and the passenger, an 8-year-old child, were not injured.
The driver of the SUV was issued a Summary Offence Ticket at the scene for Failing to Yield under Section 122(2) of the Motor Vehicle Act. The ticket carries a fine of $180.00.