A 41 year-old man is dead following a collision on Highway 8 in Renous.
According to the Northeast District RCMP, a collision between a Chevrolet Equinox and a dump truck occurred on Highway 8 just after 7 AM this morning. The driver of the Equinox was taken to hospital, but the 41 year old Miramichi man died from his injuries. The other driver had minor injuries as was treated at the accident scene.
RCMP are continuing the investigation and as of 3 PM this afternoon, that section of Highway 8 was still closed.
Source: New Brunswick RCMP Website