Man dead, 4 sent to hospital after N.B. crash
Published Monday, December 10, 2012 11:40AM AST
LONG CREEK, NEW BRUNSWICK -- RCMP say a man is dead and four people were sent to hospital after a crash on a New Brunswick highway on Saturday.
Police say the accident happened on Highway 10 in Long Creek near Sussex around 5 p.m. when a vehicle travelling east crossed the centre line and hit an oncoming car.
The driver of the eastbound car, a 29-year-old man from Waterborough, died at the scene and the vehicle's passenger suffered non-life-threatening injuries.
Police say a mother and her two children who were travelling in the other car also suffered non-life-threatening injuries.
The name of the victim has not been released pending the notification of family.
The Mounties say alcohol and not wearing a seat belt were contributing factors in the crash.