Antigonish RCMP Lay Charges in Fatal Motor Vehicle Collision and Identify Deceased

Posted on November 25, 2011

November 25, 2011, Antigonish, Nova Scotia…Antigonish RCMP have laid charges following a double fatal motor vehicle collision.

Police have charged 30 year-old William Fogarty of Antigonish with two counts of Dangerous Operation of a Motor Vehicle Causing Death.

Yesterday afternoon, RCMP responded to a two vehicle collision on Highway 4, in Tracadie. Sixteen year-old Kory Mattie of Havre Boucher was pronounced dead at the scene. Seventeen year-old Nicholas Landry (Nico) of Tracadie was a passenger in Mattie’s vehicle and was transported to St. Martha’s Hospital where he later died.

Fogarty remains in police custody and is scheduled to appear in Antigonish Provincial Court on Monday, November 28, 2011 at 9:00 a.m. The incident remains under police investigation.


Contact Person:
S/Sgt. A.A. (Tony) Perry
District Commander Antigonish


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