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HALIFAX, Nova Scotia — RCMP in Nova Scotia hope to learn more about a deadly ambulance crash once the driver recovers from surgery.

Kim Linette Baker, 53, died Wednesday when the ambulance in which she was being transported rolled and crashed off Highway 103 near Hubbards.

The driver and a second paramedic were injured.

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