Woman killed when vehicle goes over embankment in Cape Breton

Police in Nova Scotia say a woman is dead after her car went over an embankment and into the ocean.

It happened Sunday afternoon on Highway 28 in South Bar, about 10 kilometres north of Sydney.

Cape Breton Regional Police say the woman was pronounced dead at the scene after her vehicle fell about 30 metres into the water below.

They say there was no one else in the vehicle, and no other vehicles were involved in the crash.