Man dies after bike and truck collide in Lunenburg County
HALIFAX -- A man has died after a bicycle and truck collided in Nova Scotia’s Lunenburg County.
Emergency crews responded to the collision on Highway 10, near Mossman Station Road, in West Northfield, N.S., around 12:43 p.m. Thursday.
Police say the cyclist was pronounced dead at the scene. The 64-year-old man was from Lunenburg County. His name has not been released.
The driver of the truck, a 60-year-old man, was not injured.
Police say the investigation into the collision is ongoing and a collision reconstructionist is on scene.
There are detours in the area. Motorists are being advised to expect delays into Thursday evening.
A previous version of this article stated that the victim was 68 years old, based off information from an RCMP news release. Police later issued a correction, stating that the victim was, in fact, 64 years old, not 68 years old, as was initially reported by the RCMP.