New Brunswick

17-year-old boy dies in single-vehicle crash on Campobello Island

A 17-year-old boy died in a single-vehicle crash on Campobello Island Friday night. The driver has serious injuries, RCMP say.

Boy was lone passenger; driver has serious injuries

An RCMP patch is seen on the shoulder of an assistant commissioner, in Surrey, B.C., on Friday, April 28, 2023.
A 17-year-old boy has died in a single-car crash on Campobello Island. (Darryl Dyck/The Canadian Press)

A teenager died in a single-vehicle crash on Campobello Island on Friday night, according to a news release from New Brunswick RCMP.

The 17-year-old boy was a Campobello resident and was the only passenger in the vehicle, the release states. The driver has serious injuries, police say.

Police were called to the scene of the crash on Highway 774 in the Wilsons Beach area at around 11:20 p.m.

The cause of crash has not been determined. An investigation is underway.