This article was last updated on April 16, 2022
On January 31, 2013, shortly after 2:15 a.m., Codiac Regional RCMP responded to a single motor vehicle collision on Morton Avenue in Moncton.
The vehicle was travelling westbound near Crowley Farm Road when it drifted off of the road and collided with a utility pole.
The driver of the vehicle, a 21-year-old man, died at the scene. He was the lone occupant of the vehicle.
The preliminary investigation indicates that speed was a contributing factor and that the driver was not wearing his seatbelt.
The investigation continues.
The name of the deceased is not being released at this time pending proper identification and notification of his family.