RCMP investigating fatal crash in Dingwells Mills
DINGWELLS MILLS - A 66-year-old male from Red Point has died at the scene of a single vehicle crash this morning near Dingwells Mills.
The deceased was the driver and sole occupant of a commercial truck which left the highway and rolled over in the ditch. He was pronounced dead at the scene.
The crash occurred at approximately 7:25 a.m. Kings County RCMP (Souris), Souris Fire Department and IEMS responded to the scene of Highway 2, 1.6 kms east of Highway 4 near Dingwells Mills.
The commercial vehicle was westbound at the time of the collision, left the roadway and rolled onto its roof in the ditch.
The cause of the collision is unknown at this time and Souris RCMP, an RCMP traffic reconstructionist and the Workers Compensation Board of P.E.I. are continuing their investigation.
Alcohol and speed are not considered to be a factor at this time.
The driverâ€™s name is being withheld pending notification of next of kin.