1 injured, 1 in custody after crash near Dartmouth cemetery

Halifax police have taken a man into custody as a result of a possible impaired driving crash on Victoria Road in Dartmouth, N.S. Ashley Field/Global News

A woman has been taken to hospital and a man is currently in custody after a crash near the Mount Hermon Cemetery in Dartmouth.

Halifax Regional Police say officers responded to a single-vehicle collision in the 100 block of Victoria Road at 1:48 a.m. Friday.

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Police say a vehicle was travelling north on Victoria Road when it lost control and hit the steel fence surrounding a nearby graveyard.

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There were three people in the vehicle at the time of the crash, according to police.

Officers say a 21-year-old woman appeared injured and was taken to hospital with non-life-threatening injuries.

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A 38-year-old man, the driver of the vehicle, was arrested on suspicion of impaired driving, police say.

The matter remains under investigation.

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