Nova Scotia

Woman dead in Highway 102 crash

A woman is dead and a man is in hospital after a single-vehicle crash on Highway 102 on Thursday night.

A woman is dead and a man is in hospital after a single-vehicle crash on Highway 102 on Thursday night.

RCMP were called to the scene at approximately 8:17 p.m., where a car travelling southbound crashed between Exits 7 and 8.

The male driver was taken to the Queen Elizabeth II Health Sciences Centre with non-life-threatening injuries. The female passenger was pronounced dead at the scene.

No other details about the crash were immediately available.

Highway 102 was closed to southbound traffic at Exit 8. RCMP said motorists should expect delays northbound between Exits 7 and 8 as the highway is reduced to one lane while police conduct their investigation.

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