Hit & Run

Colchester, Crime Of The Week

On Friday, May 18 at 6 p.m. RCMP, EHS and Truro Fire Service responded to a motor vehicle collision on Highway 102 – southbound lane. The investigation has determined that a white semi-trailer truck (not hauling a trailer) collided with a car, causing the car to spin out of control and slam into the centre cement median. A passenger in the vehicle was transported to hospital with non-life threatening injuries.

Initially, the driver of the semi-trailer truck pulled over. However, they left the scene without checking on the status of the people in the vehicle or providing details. It is believed that the semi-trailer truck would have red paint transfer on the front right corner.

Anyone with information about this collision is asked to contact Colchester District RCMP at 902-896-5000 or 1-800-803-RCMP (7267). Should you wish to remain anonymous call Nova Scotia Crime Stoppers toll free at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477), submit a secure web tip at www.crimestoppers.ns.ca, or use the P3 Tips App.