On Friday April 14, 2017 at approximately 11:10 am, New Glasgow Regional Police, along with the New Glasgow Fire Department and Emergency Health Services responded to a 911 call about a two motor vehicle collision near the intersection of Abercrombie Road and Elm Street, New Glasgow.

A 65-year-old female was driving a Ford Taurus that was travelling Northbound on Abercrombie Road, where a 75-year old male, driving a Ford Focus was travelling Eastbound on Elm Street when both vehicles collided near the Abercrombie Road and Elm Street intersection.

The 65 year old female driver of the Ford Taurus was transported to Aberdeen Hospital by EHS for non life threatening injuries. The 75 year old male driver was not injured.

The 75 year old male was charged for Failing to Yield under the Motor Vehicle Act.

Both vehicles suffered substantial damage and had to be towed from the scene.

New Glasgow Regional Police continue to investigate.