Nova Scotia

Bible Hill man dead after single-vehicle crash

A 43-year-old Bible Hill man is dead following a single vehicle crash in Truro.
A 43-year-old Bible Hill man is dead following a single vehicle accident in Truro. (Kevin Harvey/CBC)

A 43-year-old Bible Hill man is dead following a single vehicle crash in Truro.

The crash site on Marshland Drive was discovered just before 7 a.m. on Tuesday when people driving by saw the car off the road.

"When officers arrived along with Truro Fire and EHS, they found a 43-year-old male inside a vehicle," said Truro Police Service Insp. Rob Hearn.

"He was extracted from the vehicle and pronounced dead shortly thereafter."

Officers with accident reconstruction and forensic identification services were on the scene Tuesday.

The road was closed for several hours while police investigators tried to determine the cause of the accident.

The victim's name has not been released.

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