Driver dead after vehicle struck steel container in North Sydney, N.S.

The new Cape Breton Regional Police East Division Headquarters in Glace Bay.   (George Mortimer/CBC - image credit)
The new Cape Breton Regional Police East Division Headquarters in Glace Bay. (George Mortimer/CBC - image credit)

One person is dead following a single-vehicle crash in North Sydney, N.S., on Sunday morning.

Cape Breton Regional Police responded to the crash near M.V. Osprey Ltd., a seafood wholesaler, at 7:13 a.m.

Police say a Toyota Corolla left the road and struck a steel container.

The driver, who was the only occupant of the car, was pronounced dead at the scene. Their identity has not yet been released.

The investigation is ongoing.

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