83-year-old man killed in Burin Peninsula collision
RCMP in the area are investigating
A single-vehicle collision on the Burin Peninsula has left an 83-year-old male driver dead, and his 82-year-old female passenger with minor injuries.
Royal Canadian Mounted Police say the crash occurred at around 6 p.m. on Friday on Route 211 near the community of Grand Le Pierre.
The man was taken to the Burin Peninsula Health Care Centre, where he succumbed to his injuries.
His 82-year-old passenger was treated for non-life threatening injuries and released.
The RCMP "B" Division Traffic Services and Burin Peninsula RCMP are investigating.