Sunday Afternoon Crash Kills Bloomfield Man

A single-vehicle crash in Mill Cove, N.B. has claimed the life of a 52-year-old man from Bloomfield, N.B.

The Oromocto RCMP was called at around 2:50 p.m. Sunday to a report of a single-vehicle crash involving a tractor-trailer on Highway 2.

Police believe the collision occurred when the tractor-trailer went off the road while traveling eastbound and rolled into the median ditch.

The driver died from his injuries.

The Oromocto Fire Department and Ambulance New Brunswick attended the scene.

The New Brunswick Coroner’s office, the Department of Public Safety’s Commercial Vehicle Enforcement Unit and the Department of Environment and Local Government are helping to investigate.

Anyone who drove in the area at the time and may have witnessed the crash is asked to contact the Oromocto RCMP.