Nova Scotia

Head-on crash sends 6 to hospital

Six people were rushed to hospital after a two-vehicle collision outside St. Peter's in Cape Breton Thursday night.

Six people were rushed to hospital after a two-vehicle collision outside St. Peter's in Cape Breton Thursday night.

The head-on crash happened on Highway 247 in Grande Greve at about 8:30 p.m.

RCMP said it appears one vehicle crossed the centre line and smashed into a vehicle heading its way.

Several victims sustained serious injuries but none is believed to be life-threatening.

RCMP said they're trying to determine whether alcohol played a part in the crash.

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