RCMP in Cape Breton have identified the 59-year-old British Columbia woman who died in a collision Monday morning.

Christiane Margarete Cempirek was a passenger in the vehicle travelling eastbound on Highway 125 near Sydney, N.S. when the car left the road and flipped. She was pronounced dead at the scene.

Police say she was from Surrey, B.C. and no other vehicles were involved in the 5 a.m. crash.

The investigation continues, but RCMP said weather was a factor in the crash.