Grand Falls-Windsor RCMP investigating fatal collision on the TCH

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Grand Falls-Windsor RCMP is investigating a fatal collision on the Trans-Canada Highway on Thursday morning. (Liny Lamberink/CBC - image credit)
Grand Falls-Windsor RCMP is investigating a fatal collision on the Trans-Canada Highway on Thursday morning. (Liny Lamberink/CBC - image credit)
Liny Lamberink/CBC
Liny Lamberink/CBC

Grand Falls-Windsor RCMP is investigating a fatal motor vehicle collision on the Trans-Canada Highway that occurred Thursday morning, said police in a statement Friday.

Shortly before 9:30 a.m. Thursday, police received a report of a collision between a commercial truck and a van. Police said the driver of the van, a 33-year-old man, was ejected from the vehicle and died at the scene. The truck driver was uninjured.

The name of the victim was not released.

Police said a collision analyst with RCMP Traffic Services Central attended the scene, and the Office of the Chief Medical Examiner was engaged. The investigation is ongoing.

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