Man driving stolen vehicle dies after crash
A man driving a stolen SUV died after an accident on the west coast of Newfoundland Monday morning.
RCMP in Deer Lake said the vehicle struck a highway sign and rolled over near St. Judes around 4:30 a.m.
The male driver was taken to hospital in Corner Brook where he later died.
According to police, the male passenger in the vehicle suffered serious but non-life-threatening injuries in the crash.
The Royal Newfoundland Constabulary said the vehicle was stolen from a home on Atlantic Avenue in Corner Brook.
Police are still investigating the incident.