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Man dies after vehicle drives off cliff near Cape Bonavista, N.L.

BONAVISTA, N.L. — A man is dead after a vehicle drove off a cliff near Cape Bonavista in Newfoundland Tuesday. Witnesses saw the vehicle submerge underwater after driving off the cliff at approximately 12:30 p.m.
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BONAVISTA, N.L. — A man is dead after a vehicle drove off a cliff near Cape Bonavista in Newfoundland Tuesday.

Witnesses saw the vehicle submerge underwater after driving off the cliff at approximately 12:30 p.m.

RCMP say a man's body was retrieved from the water by the coast guard, while efforts to retrieve the vehicle were ongoing.

Lee Tremblett, who witnessed emergency crews on the scene, said the incident happened a half kilometre north of Dungeon Provincial Park, a scenic spot popular with tourists.

RCMP say the man was the only passenger in the vehicle.

RCMP traffic services were en route to investigate Tuesday afternoon.

The Canadian Press




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