Robert: 3 dead in fatal crash on Veteran’s Memorial Highway

The Royal Canadian Mounted Police (RCMP) have confirmed at least three people have died and one has gone to hospital following a serious head on vehicle collision on Veteran’s Memorial Highway between Roache’s Line and Mackinsons earlier today.

Shortly just after noon, units of the RCMP from the Avalon Peninsula responded to a collision on Veteran’s Memorial Highway. After closing a portion of the highway to investigate, three fatalities have been confirmed with one other person being taken to hospital for treatment.

Traffic is currently being diverted on Veteran’s Memorial between Roache’s Line and Makinsons as the investigation continues.