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Nova Scotia woman, 64, killed in single-vehicle crash in Shelburne County

A 34 year old man has been charged with possession of methamphetamine for the purposes of trafficking, following a collision on the 13 Highway, near Stoughton.
A 34 year old man has been charged with possession of methamphetamine for the purposes of trafficking, following a collision on the 13 Highway, near Stoughton. File / Global News

A single-vehicle crash Thursday morning in Shelburne County has claimed the life of a 64-year-old woman.

RCMP say the crash happened at around 7:30 a.m. on Highway 103 in Beaverdam Lake.

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The victim, who was from Pubnico, was the sole occupant of the vehicle and died at the scene.

RCMP remain on scene as of Thursday afternoon and an RCMP collision analyst is assisting with the investigation.

Highway 103 between exits 27 and 28 was closed as police investigated.

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