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Canada 76-year-old man 6th person to die on Nova Scotia roads in a week

19:05  13 june  2018
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Nova Scotia unveils Mi'kmaq licence plate

  Nova Scotia unveils Mi'kmaq licence plate TRURO, N.S. - The Nova Scotia government has unveiled a new Mi'kmaq licence plate. The plate features a Mi'kmaq petroglyph and bears the phrase "Mi'kma'ki Land of the Mi'kmaq." It was unveiled today in Truro, N.S., and is available to anyone registering a vehicle in the province. Premier Stephen McNeil, who is also Aboriginal Affairs minister, says the plate enhances the visibility and appreciation of Mi'kmaq culture in Nova Scotia. Chief Wilbert The plate features a Mi'kmaq petroglyph and bears the phrase "Mi'kma'ki Land of the Mi'kmaq.

Earlier in the day, a 69- year - old man from Queens County was killed in a crash on Highway 14, which connects Chester and Windsor. Many roads across Nova Scotia were covered in ice this morning, with reports of several vehicles off the road .

seven- year - old girl's leg in rural Nova Scotia . a friend (Image: Facebook) The farm where fatal accident occurred involving two young girls,at Ballinakill Lower in Newtownshandrum Share Third farm death in a week as 8- year - old girl dies in Mayo Perry County man dies in farm accident, drowns in

A deadly week on Nova Scotia roads continues after police said Wednesday that a 76-year-old man died following a crash near Sydney.

The man died early Tuesday morning in hospital after a two-vehicle crash around 4 p.m. Monday at the intersection of Highway 4 and Blacketts Lake Road, according to RCMP.

Police said he was driving a Hyundai Accent and was seriously injured, while a 67-year-old passenger suffered non-life-threatening injuries. The driver of the second vehicle, a Chevrolet Silverado, was not hurt.

The 76-year-old man was later taken via LifeFlight helicopter to the QEII Health Sciences Centre in Halifax, where he died.

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RCMP say a collision analyst is expected at the scene of the crash today to collect evidence. During that time, westbound traffic will be detoured through Coxheath to Blacketts Lake Road via Exit 5A on Highway 125. Eastbound traffic will detour at Blacketts Lake Road to Coxheath Road.

Deadly week on N.S. roads

The victim is one of six people to die in a week on Nova Scotia roads.

A man was killed Tuesday morning in a crash in Poplar Grove, northeast of Windsor.

Last Wednesday, a 39-year-old North Sydney woman died in a single-vehicle crash on Highway 125 near North Sydney.

Sunday morning, 17-year-old Joneil Hanna of North Sydney, was struck by a motor vehicle on Highway 223 in Leitches Creek.

Later that evening, an 87-year-old man died at the scene of a crash in Wellington, N.S. , outside Halifax. A 15-year-old girl involved in that crash died later in hospital.

Grabher wins $750 amid licence plate battle .
The Nova Scotia government has to reimburse a retiree for a court skirmish over a report suggesting a licence plate bearing his last name supports sexual violence against women. Lorne Grabher has been trying to reinstate his personalized licence plate since it was revoked in 2016 by the Registrar of Motor Vehicles following an anonymous complaint about the plate.In February, Grabher's lawyer fought to strike a Crown report by a McGill University professor linking the plate text — GRABHER — to derogatory comments about women made by U.S. President Donald Trump.


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