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Berwick man dies after vehicle leaves road, hits 3 power poles: N.S. RCMP

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A 33-year-old man from Berwick, N.S., has died following a single-vehicle crash in the town Saturday night.

Kings District RCMP, fire and ambulance crews responded to the scene on Highway 1 just before 8:30 p.m.

Police say a Volkswagen Rabbit went off the road and hit three power poles.

The driver was ejected from the car and police say he was pronounced dead at the scene.

Highway 1 near the intersection of Windermere Road was closed for several hours while an RCMP collision reconstructionist attended the scene. It has since reopened.

Police say their investigation is ongoing.

For more Nova Scotia news visit our dedicated provincial page.

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