2 New Brunswick women killed in head-on crashes near Shediac
18 year old from Grande-Digue and 44 year old from Melrose both died at the scenes
Two women are dead following separate head-on collisions near Shediac, N.B. on Saturday.
An 18-year-old woman from Grande-Digue died at the scene of a crash on Shediac River Road, north of the town.
Police believe she was driving a car that crossed the centre line while turning and collided with an SUV.
They said the woman wasn't wearing a seatbelt. A man and woman from the SUV were taken to hospital.
It happened around 3 p.m.
2nd crash near Shemogue
Around 10 p.m. the same day, a 44-year-old woman from Melrose died at the scene of a crash on Route 15 in Shemogue, about 30 kilometres east of Shediac.
Police said a car travelling eastbound crossed the centre line and collided with a car heading west.
The woman who died was driving the westbound car. Another woman, and a young boy with her were also taken to hospital.
Police say investigations are ongoing in both cases.