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Update: Motor Vehicle Collision Highway #1 Eastbound near the Wastewater Treatment Plant

File: 22-3533

The Saint John Police is requesting the public’s assistance with a collision investigation.

It is alleged that:

On Wednesday, June 15, 2022, at approximately 6:38 a.m., police received a complaint of a red sedan travelling on Highway #1 westbound in the eastbound lanes between the Harbour Bridge and the Fairville Boulevard exit #119.

At approximately 6:39 a.m., emergency personnel then responded to reports of a two-vehicle head-on collision involving a red car and grey SUV on Highway #1 eastbound near the Wastewater Treatment Plant.

Both drivers, and lone occupants, of the vehicles were transported to hospital with serious, but non-life-threatening injuries. The Saint John Police Forensic Unit as well as Accident Reconstruction processed the scene. The collision remains under investigation.

Investigators are appealing for witnesses or anyone in the area that has dash-cam or video surveillance of the incident at the time it occurred.

Anyone with information is asked to contact the Saint John Police Force at 1-506-648-3333, or if you wish to remain anonymous, contact Crimestoppers at 1-800-222-8477 or 1-800-222-T.I.P.S.

The Saint John Police Force would like to thank the public for their patience and assistance as well as Gateway Operations for responding and ensuring the safety of personnel at scene.