New Brunswick

Dieppe woman dies after crash with transport truck

An 81-year-old Dieppe, N.B., woman died on Feb. 14 of injuries she suffered in an automobile accident that happened  three days earlier, RCMP said Friday.

Crash happened on Feb. 11, woman died on Feb. 14

The woman was a passenger in a car that RCMP believe collided with a transport truck when attempting to change lanes. (CBC)

An 81-year-old Dieppe, N.B., woman died on Feb. 14 of injuries she suffered in an automobile accident that happened  three days earlier, RCMP said Friday.

The woman was a passenger in a car RCMP believe collided with a transport truck on the Trans-Canada Highway when attempting to change lanes at Havelock, about 50 kilometres west of Moncton.

The 80-year-old woman driving the car died at the scene.

The driver of the transport truck suffered minor injuries.

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