One person dead after car collides with ambulance near Kentville

RCMP

A 51-year-old man has died in a two vehicle-collision on Highway 101 in the Kentville area.

The RCMP say a car lost control and collided with an oncoming ambulance around 8 a.m. Tuesday.

The victim was the driver of the car and was pronounced dead at the scene.

The driver and passenger of the ambulance were taken to hospital via EHS for minor injuries.

Kentville and surrounding Fire Departments also responded to the scene.

The highway was closed for a few hours.