DARTMOUTH - Police say a 71-year-old man has died in hospital following a serious motor vehicle accident here Monday afternoon.
The head-on collision happened on Main Street near Fader Street at 4:30 p.m.
Police say one person was in each vehicle, with the 71-year-old dying in hospital after suffering serious injuries.
The driver of the other vehicle – a 17-year-old male – was also taken to hospital but has since been released.
Main Street was closed in both directions between Fader Street and Kennedy Drive for several hours before re-opening at about 8 p.m.
The cause of the crash is still under investigation.