The RCMP is investigating a fatal head-on collision that occurred late Sunday afternoon just south of Bouctouche, New Brunswick.


Police say the crash happened around 5:30 p.m. on Highway 11.

A 45-year-old woman from St-Louis-de-Kent died at the scene as a result of her injuries, according to Corporal Guy Marquis of the Richibucto Detachment.

Three other people were taken to hospital with undetermined injuries.

Route 11 was closed for about three hours Sunday evening. The investigation into the cause of the crash is ongoing, Marquis said.

We’ll have more information as it becomes available.