SiRT investigating fatal Colchester County crash

A 59-year-old Moncton man is dead following a crash on Pictou Rd.

It happened late Saturday night in East Mountain.

The Mounties say the man was the only person in the car and he was pronounced dead at the scene.

The RCMP say officers had tried to stop the car several times that evening after receiving an impaired driving complaint.

The matter has been referred to the province's Serious Incident Response Team.

The RCMP says it can't discuss any further details about the crash, since it's being investigating by SiRT.