An elderly man is dead, the victim of a single vehicle crash on the Burin Peninsula this weekend.
RCMP responded to the call about 6:00 p.m. Friday evening on Route 211 near Grand Le Pierre, where emergency personnel transported the 83-year-old motorist and his 82-year-old female passenger to the Burin Health Care Centre. The man died of his injuries in hospital. The woman was treated for non-life threatening injuries and released.
The investigation into the cause of the crash is continuing.