RCMP investigate serious collision in Lewis Lake

Halifax District RCMP say they are investigating a serious collision in Lewis Lake.

Officers responded to a crash involving one vehicle on the St. Margaret's Bay Road around noon on Tuesday.  

Police say a 52-year-old Beaver Bank man, who was driving the car and was the only occupant, was ejected and pinned under the vehicle.

They after emergency crews took him out from under the car, the man was taken to hospital with serious injuries. 

Their investigation determined the 2008 Honda Accord was seen travelling at a high rate of speed and passing vehicles before it entered the ditch.

RCMP say the man is also being investigated for a theft from a business that happened before the crash.