Fatal crash in Rocklin

Published on February 5, 2012
Car crash

UPDATED – MONDAY 2:08 P.M. – Twenty-year-old Candace Taylor Archibald of Middle Musquodoboit was the lone driver and occupant in a single vehicle fatal crash Sunday in Rocklin. RCMP released the name at about 2 p.m.




One person is dead following  a crash in on the Hwy 289 in Rocklin, Pictou County Sunday evening.

Last evening at approximately 5:20 p.m., Pictou County District RCMP responded to a call of a single vehicle collision on Gairloch Road in Rocklin. A 20-year-old female was pronounced dead at the scene.

The investigation revealed a vehicle believed to be traveling north bound on Gairloch Road lost control, rolled over and hit a telephone pole. No other vehicles or persons were involved in this incident. 

The road was closed while crews worked.


The name of the victim is being withheld pending notification of next of kin.

The investigation is ongoing.