Fatal accident in Edmundston

A 52 year old man from the St. Basile area of ​​Edmundston was killed in a car accident on Saturday.

The accident occurred shortly after midnight at the intersection of Acadie Boulevard and Roy Avenue.

Members of the Edmundston Police Force were called to the scene.

Police say the driver lost control of his car, which flipped over and then hit a concrete wall.

The driver, who was alone in the vehicle, was taken to the Edmundston Regional Hospital where he succumbed to his injuries.

The cause of the accident is still under investigation.