Pre-existing medical condition likely behind driver's death in Truro crash: police

Truro Police car

The Truro Police Service says an elderly man is dead following a single-vehicle accident Sunday afternoon.

Officers were called to the crash scene near the Willow St.-McClures Mills intersection around 1:30 p.m. Sunday.

Police say the driver of the vehicle, a 72-year-old man, was found deceased.

The investigation is still in its early stages, but police say it appears the driver died as a result of a pre-existing medical condition.

Police continue to investigate.