PORT ELGIN, N.B. – District 4 RCMP has released the name of the man who died in a two-vehicle collision on Highway 15 near Port Elgin, N.B., on Tuesday, Jan. 22, 2013.
The victim has been identified as 28-year-old Jocelin Hubert Gallant of Cap Pelé. He died at the scene as a result of his injuries.
Gallant was the lone occupant and driver of a car travelling westbound when the vehicle crossed the centre line and collided with an oncoming transport truck. The driver of the truck, a 52-year-old man from Garnett Settlement, was not injured.
An RCMP collision reconstruction specialist is assisting in the investigation.