A 61-year-old woman from Afton, N.S., is dead after she lost control of her vehicle and rolled into a ditch on Saturday night, according to police.

RCMP officers, paramedics and firefighters were called to Highway 4 near Afton around 10:45 p.m.

The Mounties said the woman was driving her Chevrolet Uplander westbound when it crashed.

Police haven't released her name.

A collision analyst is helping in the investigation.