Man dies in Temple, New Brunswick collision, Woodstock woman arrested

Temple, New Brunswick – A 44-year-old man from Lower Hainesville is dead following a collision in Temple, N.B. As the result of the investigation into the collision, a Woodstock woman has been arrested.

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On September 2, 2017, shortly before 8:30 p.m., the West District RCMP received a report of a collision between a car and motorcycle on Temple Road in Temple. The man, who was the driver of the motorcycle, died as a result of his injuries. The car involved in the crash was not at the scene when police arrived. An RCMP reconstructionist attended the scene.

A 44-year-old woman was later located and arrested in relation to the collision. She was released on a promise to appear in Woodstock Provincial Court on November 28, 2017.

Alcohol is believed to be a factor in the cause of the collision. The investigation is continuing.

The RCMP is looking to speak with two people who were in a white pickup truck in the temple area around 8 p.m. on the night of the accident, who stopped to assist a red Toyota Corolla that had gone off the road. These witnesses may have information that could assist the RCMP investigation into the collision that occurred later that night.

Anyone with information about this incident is asked to contact the West District RCMP at 506-473-3137. Should you wish to remain anonymous, please contact Crime Stoppers toll free at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477), by texting TIP212 + your message to ‘CRIMES’ (274637), or by Secure Web Tips at www.crimenb.ca

West District RCMP


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