18 year old man dead following motorcycle crash

An 18 year old man from Rusagonis has died following a motorcycle crash.

Last night around 9 p.m., the West District RCMP Oromocto Detachment was called to the Sunpoke Road in Rusagonis, about 20 kilometres south of Fredericton.

A motorcycle driving on the dirt road had collided with a deer.

The driver was taken to hospital but died of his injuries. He was the only person on the motorcycle.

The investigation is continuing.