Two people uninjured after car crashes into Meduxnekeag River: Fire chief

Police are investigating after a car crashed into a river west of Woodstock on Friday morning. 

Woodstock Fire Department Chief Ricky Nicholson tells our newsroom they responded to the call reporting the accident off Bell Settlement Road in Red Bridge around 4:30 a.m. 

He says the car was in the Meduxnekeag River when they arrived on scene, adding that the two occupants of the vehicle had already left by the time first responders arrived. 

He was told they were not injured. 

Nicholson says he could provide no other details as the accident is currently under investigation by the RCMP.