On Friday afternoon at 4 PM, Yarmouth RCMP responded to a collision between a 2017 Ram truck and a 2012 Hyundai Tucson on Highway 340 in Deerfield.
Upon police arrival, the occupant of the Hyundai, a 62-year-old female driver from Yarmouth was found deceased.
The driver and lone occupant of the Ram, a 46-year-old man from Yarmouth, was not injured.
The RCMP Collision Analyst attended the scene. Both lanes of the highway were closed to traffic for several hours and have since been re-opened.
The investigation is ongoing.