Fatal crash in Afton Station

Highway 4 in Afton Station was closed for six hours Thursday following a fatal single-vehicle accident.

Antigonish District RCMP were called to the scene shortly after midnight and say the vehicle left the road, rolled, and hit a light pole.

A 30-year-old woman from Antigonish, the driver and sole occupant of the vehicle, died at the scene.

Police say the investigation is ongoing.