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Police seek witnesses to fatal roll-over on Route 100

The RCMP in Happy Valley-Goose Bay are investigating a snowmobile accident, in which a man was killed.
A 50-year-old Point Lance man is dead after a single-vehicle rollover on Route 100 between St. Bride’s and Branch Friday night. RCMP are investigating the cause of the accident, and ask anyone who may have witnessed it to call the Placentia detachment at 709-227-2000. -File photo

Point Lance man pronounced dead at the scene

A 50-year-old Point Lance man is dead after a single-vehicle rollover on Route 100 between St. Bride’s and Branch Friday night.

Placentia Royal Canadian Mounted Police (RCMP) got the call shortly after 8 p.m. Friday night.

RCMP officers from both Placentia and Whitbourne responded.

The driver and lone occupant was pronounced dead at the scene.

RCMP are investigating the cause of the accident, and ask anyone who may have witnessed it to call the Placentia detachment at 709-227-2000. To remain anonymous, anyone with information can contact Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477 or online at www.nlcrimestoppers.com.

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