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N.S. motorcycle driver airlifted to hospital with life-threatening injuries after crash


A man was taken to hospital by Lifeflight Sunday after a motorcycle crash in Mapleton, N.S.

Cumberland County District RCMP, fire and ambulance crews responded to a report of a single-vehicle crash on Highway 2 around 12:35 p.m.

Police say a motorcycle was travelling on the highway when it left the road and ended up in a ditch.

The driver, and only person riding the motorcycle, suffered life-threatening injuries.

The 65-year-old man from Lakelands, N.S., was taken to hospital by Lifeflight.

Highway 2 was closed for several hours while a collision reconstructionist attended the scene, but it has since reopened.

Police say their investigation is ongoing. Top Stories

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