RCMP investigates fatal single vehicle crash

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RCMP investigates fatal single vehicle crash

RCMP is investigating a fatal single vehicle crash that occurred last night on Hwy. 246, Oliver.

At 11:40 p.m.,​ the RCMP, EHS and Tatamagouche Fire Department responded to a single vehicle crash near the 2300 block of Hwy. 246, where a 30-year-old woman passenger, from Westville, died at the scene. The preliminary investigation indicates the vehicle, a GMC Sierra, veered off the roadway in a sharp turn, over an embankment and overturned onto its side. The driver and two passengers suffered non-life-threatening injuries and had left the scene.

All occupants were later located by police.

The investigation is ongoing. An RCMP Collision Analyst​ attended the scene and the roadway was closed overnight.

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