Upper Musquodoboit man dies following accident in Chaswood

RCMP

A 64-year-old man from Upper Musquodoboit has died following an accident just east of Musquodoboit Harbour.

Police were called to the intersection of Wittenburg Road and Highway 224 in Chaswood around 8 p.m. and found a pickup truck in the ditch.

The driver and lone occupant of the vehicle was being treated by EHS, but died at the scene.

Highway 224 was closed for several hours last night as an RCMP Collision Analyst attended the scene.