4 people injured, 2 critically, in N.S. crash

Four people have been taken to hospital, including two in critical condition, following a crash in eastern Nova Scotia.

Mounties say they responded to a single-vehicle crash on Highway 104 in Auld's Cove shortly after midnight Thursday night.

Police say a 19-year-old man from Pomquet and a 26-year-old man from Port Hawkesbury were thrown from the vehicle.

They were airlifted to hospital in Halifax, where they remain in critical condition.

A 19-year-old woman from Monastery and a 19-year-old woman from Central New Annan were also taken to hospital.

One woman was treated and released, while the other remains in hospital with non-life threatening injuries.

Police say the cause of the crash remains under investigation.