Nova Scotia

Head-on tractor trailer crash sends 1 to hospital

The RCMP are investigating after a man was airlifted from Cape Breton to Halifax with serious injuries following a head-on crash.

The RCMP are investigating after a man was airlifted from Cape Breton to Halifax with serious injuries following a head-on crash.

Police say the accident happened around 4 p.m. Wednesday on Highway 105 in Millville.

A sport utility vehicle was travelling east on the highway when it crossed the centre line and collided with a westbound tractor-trailer.

The driver of the SUV, a 23-year-old man, was taken to a hospital in Sydney and later airlifted to Halifax with life-threatening injuries.

The cause of the crash is under investigation.

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