Car crashes into home in Rogersville, N.B., 23 year old driver dies

By Pierre Little

April 4, 2016 around 8:20 pm, a driver lost control of his vehicle on Principal Street, downtown, Rogersville, N.B.  His vehicle struck a telephone pole and he continued into a home.  The 23 year old driver was said to be visiting from Alberta and staying with his Grandmother in Rogersville.  The cause of the accident is being investigated and the name of the driver has not been released until notification of next of kin.
Some residents reported that the driver was fleeing the RCMP from Richibucto and was driving up Route 126 at a high rate of speed.  It was reported he encountered local traffic in Rogersville and lost control.  No local residents were injured.

Photos courtesy of Vicky Finnigan

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