Antigonish RCMP Media Release – Sudden Death

Posted on November 20, 2013

Sudden Death

Nov 20, 2013, Tracadie, Nova Scotia . . . At approximately 4:30 p.m. yesterday, Antigonish RCMP were called to assist Emergency Health Services at St. Peter’s Parish Hall in Tracadie.

Preliminary investigation revealed that a 73-year-old male had suffered a medical emergency and as a result passed away at the scene. The deceased had received the Fluviral vaccine at the clinic prior to his death however it is not suspected to have had any bearing on the deceased’s passing. The clinic was closed for the day following the incident.

The death is not considered suspicious at this time and investigation has been turned over to the Medical Examiners office.


Contact person:

Cpl Shannon Fear
Antigonish RCMP
Office: (902) 863-6500
Cell: (902) 870-9601

File Number: 2013-1482803
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