Teenager dies in West Dover motorcycle crash

A young man died in a motorcycle accident Sunday in West Dover, N.S.

Halifax District RCMP said the 16-year-old was driving a motorcycle along Prospect Road when he left the road and crashed into a ditch. EHS were called just after 5 p.m., but the driver died at the scene of the accident.

RCMP said no other vehicles were involved in the crash. A collision reconstructionist worked at the scene and police are investigating the accident.

The road was closed for several hours but police say it has reopened.