Man injured in Cocagne Bridge last week dies in hospital

The RCMP say a 69-year-old man injured in a multiple-vehicle collision near the Cocagne Bridge last week has died in hospital.

At least 15 vehicles were involved in the series of crashes that happened during whiteout conditions just after 9 a.m. on February 26th.

The victim, from Bouctouche, N.B., passed away on Sunday as a result of his injuries.