One person taken to hospital after nearly ending up in Tetagouche River

One person was taken to hospital Sunday afternoon after an SUV missed the bridge at the bottom of Tetagouche Hill in Bathurst.

CKLE reports the vehicle ended up near the river and that the 84 year old driver from Beresford was unconscious when first responders arrived at the scene.

The Bathurst Police Force says the man had been ill and that his condition is unknown.

(with files from CKLE)