A septuagenarian was killed Wednesday in a collision involving an automobile and a truck in Saint-Maxime-du-Mont-Louis, near Gaspe.
As officer Louis-Philippe Bibeau, a spokeswoman for the Sûreté du Québec, explained, the driver of a car traveling on Route 132 lost control of her vehicle around 3:30 pm and then went head-to-head. tail and hit a tractor truck driving in the opposite direction.
Injured severely, the 71-year-old woman died while the truck driver suffered a nervous shock. At the time of the accident, the road conditions were considered as winter, underlines the agent Bibeau.