Police investigating fatal collision in Middle Stewiacke

Published on May 18, 2014
Colchester RCMP news

MIDDLE STEWIACKE – A 19-year-old man is dead following a motor vehicle collision here Sunday morning.

Just before 9:30 a.m., the Colchester RCMP, Emergency Health Services and Brookfield Fire and Emergency Services responded to a collision on Highway 289 between Brenton Cross and South Branch roads.

The collision involved a small car and a pick-up truck. The driver and sole occupant of the car, 19-year-old Korey Bates from Upper Stewiacke, passed away at the scene, while the driver of the truck was transported to hospital with non-life-threatening injuries.

The cause of the collision remains under investigation.