Police investigating after N.S. woman dies in collision near Lockhartville

RCMP

Police are investigating after a fatal, single-vehicle collision took place on Highway 1 near Lockhartville, N.S., Friday evening.

Kings District RCMP say a 38-year-old woman from Kings County who was driving the vehicle was found dead at the scene.

A 57-year-old male passenger was taken to hospital with serious injuries.

Police say witnesses told them a small blue vehicle left the highway, rolled and came to a stop in the median.

The collision took place after 7 p.m. Friday between exits 8 and 8A on Highway 1.

The RCMP says its investigation is ongoing.