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Nova Scotia man dead after single-vehicle collision

Cape Breton Regional Police were called to the collision in Glace Bay at about 8 p.m. on Wednesday.

Cape Breton Regional Police

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Cape Breton Regional Police

A 28-year-old man is dead after he crashed his car into a utility pole in Cape Breton.

A news release from Cape Breton Regional Police on Thursday said they were called to a single vehicle collision on School Street in Glace Bay at about 8 p.m. on Wednesday.

At the scene, officers found a Chevrolet Cobalt “up against a utility pole.”

The 28-year-old driver was taken to hospital by ambulance, and pronounced dead.

Nova Scotia Power went to the scene to fix the damaged utility pole, and police are continuing to investigate while they wait for results from an autopsy.

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