Skip to content

Girl on bicycle in Cape Breton killed in hit-and-run : RCMP

The 10-year-old had been riding a bicycle on Black Rock Rd. in Big Bras D'or
0
000000-RCMP cruiser-MG
(Meghan Groff/HalifaxToday.ca)

RCMP say a North Sydney girl is dead after being hit by an SUV in Cape Breton Thursday night.

The 10-year-old had been riding a bicycle on Black Rock Rd. in Big Bras D'or before 9:45 p.m. when she was struck. She was pronounced dead at the scene.

Police say the driver of the vehicle fled, and Mounties tracked down the SUV at a home in Victoria County.

RCMP are still investigating and say their thoughts are with the victim's family at this difficult time.




Comments


Meghan Groff

About the Author: Meghan Groff

Born in Michigan, raised in Ontario, schooled in Indiana & lives in Nova Scotia; Meghan is the community editor for HalifaxToday.ca.
Read more
Rogers Media
6080 Young Street Halifax, NS, B3K 5L2 © 2006-2019 Rogers Media. All rights reserved.