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Dump truck driver charged in fatal Pictou County crash

An 85-year-old woman driving a small car was pronounced dead at the scene

Pictou District RCMP have charged a dump truck driver with dangerous driving causing death after a lengthy investigation into a fatal crash.

Police say the truck collided with a small car on December 7, 2016 on Abercrombie Road at the Trenton Connector.

The 85-year-old woman driving the car was pronounced dead at the scene.

Foster Leroy Hoar, 72, will be in Pictou Provincial Court on March 5.

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