Dieppe woman dies after crash with transport truck

The woman was a passenger in a car that RCMP believe collided with a transport truck when attempting to change lanes.
The woman was a passenger in a car that RCMP believe collided with a transport truck when attempting to change lanes.

(CBC - image credit)

An 81-year-old Dieppe, N.B., woman died on Feb. 14 of injuries she suffered in an automobile accident that happened three days earlier, RCMP said Friday.

The woman was a passenger in a car RCMP believe collided with a transport truck on the Trans-Canada Highway when attempting to change lanes at Havelock, about 50 kilometres west of Moncton.

The 80-year-old woman driving the car died at the scene.

The driver of the transport truck suffered minor injuries.