Harbour Grace RCMP investigates fatal collision on Veterans Memorial Highway

January 18, 2023
Harbour Grace, Newfoundland and Labrador

News release

A 72-year-old man is deceased following a head-on collision that occurred on the Veterans Memorial Highway near Harbour Grace yesterday afternoon.

At approximately 3:30 p.m., Harbour Grace RCMP received the report of the collision involving two SUVs. One of the vehicles crossed the centre line and collided head-on with the other. A man and a woman from one vehicle were transported from the scene in an ambulance for medical treatment of non-life-threatening injuries. The lone occupant of the other vehicle died at the scene.

A Traffic Reconstructionist with RCMP Traffic Services East attended the scene. The Office of the Chief Medical Examiner is engaged and the investigation is continuing.


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