2018-01-10

Man charged in fatal collision



After a three-month investigation, Lunenburg District RCMP said in a release that a 26-year-old man has been charged in relation to a fatal motor vehicle collision that claimed the life of a 19-year-old man from West Northfield, Lunenburg County.

The collision occurred on Conquerall Rd. on September 4, 2017.

At the time RCMP responded to a report of a single vehicle roll over, resulting in the vehicle striking a utility pole on Conquerall Rd. The 19-year-old man died as a result of that collision.

Joshua John Tanner, of Pleasantville, Lunenburg County, has been charged with dangerous operation of a motor vehicle while street racing.

He was arrested on November 27, and is scheduled to appear in Bridgewater Provincial Court on January 31, 2018.

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