**** RCMP Media Release
Colchester County District RCMP investigates fatal collision
Colchester County District RCMP is investigating a fatal collision that occurred in Debert.
On September 17, at approximately 5:05 p.m., Colchester County District RCMP, fire and EHS, responded to a report of a collision on Masstown Rd. in Debert. RCMP officers learned that a man, operating a lawn tractor, was crossing the roadway when he was struck by a Chevrolet Cruze travelling on the roadway.
The operator of the lawn tractor, a 64-year-old Debert man, was pronounced deceased at the scene.
The driver, and lone occupant of the sedan, a 60-year-old Debert woman, did not suffer injuries.
A collision reconstructionist attended the scene and the investigation is ongoing.
Masstown Rd. was closed for several hours, but has since reopened.