**** RCMP Media Release
RCMP investigating fatal collision in Lower Sackville
Halifax District RCMP is investigating a fatal collision that occurred on Hwy. 101 in Lower Sackville.
At 8:15 a.m. this morning, police were notified of a motor vehicle collision on the westbound land of Hwy. 101. Police, fire and EHS attended the scene and located a collision between a car and a traffic control vehicle. The traffic control vehicle was stopped in the right-hand lane when it was struck from behind by the car.
The driver of the car, a 54-year-old woman from Halifax, was pronounced deceased at the scene. The driver of the traffic control vehicle was treated by EHS at the scene.
A collision reconstructionist attended the scene and the investigation is ongoing. Hwy. 101 was closed for several hours but has since reopened.