UPDATED: One dead, two seriously hurt in head-on crash in Lawrencetown

Published on July 10, 2013

LAWRENCETOWN BEACH - Police in Halifax are on scene of a fatal accident on Highway 207 near Lawrencetown Beach.

Just before 6 a.m. Wednesday, police say a SUV collided head-on with a car. The two women inside the car were thrown from the vehicle, while the male driver of the SUV was also hurt. He was pronounced dead at hospital, police say, while the women’s injuries are believed to be very serious.

Police are investigating the crash and the road is expected to be closed for several hours.