Three dead in highway accident on Veterans Memorial Highway
ROACHES LINE, NL — The Compass has confirmed three people were killed in a twovehicle collision Monday on Veterans Memorial Highway.
The accident occurred early this afternoon between exits for Makinsons and Roaches Line. One female has been transported to hospital.
The cause of the accident is not known at the time of publication, though water buildup on roads and highways throughout Conception Bay North has been considerable for days due to consistent rainy weather.
Bay Roberts RCMP has diverted traffic at both exits as emergency personnel remain at the accident scene. It is not known when traffic through the area will resume.
Motorists were being told to takes the exit leading to Makinsons Monday afternoon due to a serious twovehicle accident.