Man killed in head-on collision
A 19-year-old man from the Gray Rapids was killed yesterday morning in a head-on collision on Route 8 near the Williamstown Road.
In a statement, the RCMP said the incident happened around 7:30 when a northbound car cross the centre line and collided with a pump truck travelling southbound.
The young man died at the scene. The truck driver was taken to the Miramichi Regional Hospital with minor injuries.
There were no other passengers in the vehicles.
The investigation is continuing.