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RCMP investigating after crash kills 76-year-old from Cole Harbour

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Nova Scotia RCMP are investigating after a fatal crash on Sunday.

RCMP say at approximately noon, officers, along with Halifax Regional Fire and Emergency and paramedics, responded to reports of a single-vehicle crash on Crowell Road near East Lawrencetown, N.S.

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An SUV was located on its side in the ditch when first responders arrive at the scene.

The driver of the vehicle, a 76-year-old from Cole Harbour, was transported to Dartmouth General Hospital, where he was pronounced dead.

Two passengers were transported to hospital with minor injuries, police said.

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The road was closed until 4:30 p.m. AT as a collision analyst attended the scene.

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RCMP say the cause of the crash remains under investigation.

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