New Brunswick teen dies after head-on collision

WILLIAMSTOWN, New Brunswick - A 19-year-old from Gray Rapids, N.B., is dead following a head-on collision that occurred in Williamstown, N.B.

On May 14, 2018, shortly after 7:30 a.m., the Northeast District RCMP Blackville Detachment responded to a report of a head-on collision on Highway 8 in Williamstown. The collision is believed to have occurred when a northbound car crossed the centre line and collided with a truck travelling southbound.

The man driving the car died at the scene as a result of his injuries. The man driving the truck was taken to hospital with minor injuries. There were no other occupants in either vehicle.

An RCMP collision reconstructionist attended the scene. The investigation is continuing.