Woman killed in crash near Petersville

RCMP

The RCMP say a 35-year-old woman from Saint John has died following a two-vehicle collision on Highway 7 near Petersville Hill.

Officers were called to the scene shortly before 8 a.m. on Tuesday.

Police say it's believed the woman's vehicle, which was travelling northbound, crossed the centre line and struck a pickup truck hauling equipment that was travelling in the opposite direction.

The driver and sole occupant of the car died at the scene.

Four occupants in the pickup truck were not injured.