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MILLBROOK – A 90-year-old man from Central Onslow died at the scene of a collision on Highway 102 near Millbrook on Aug. 21.

Colchester District RCMP responded to a 911 call at 2:36 p.m., reporting a small red truck that was travelling south in the northbound lanes of the highway. Before police arrived on scene, a collision occurred between the red truck and another vehicle that had been travelling north.

The driver of the truck, a 90 year-old man from Central Onslow, died at the scene. The two occupants of the northbound vehicle were injured and were transported to hospital via ambulance.

Highway 102 was closed for about seven hours while police, including an RCMP Collision Analyst, investigated the scene.