Prince District RCMP are investigating a collision between a truck and a snowmobile that occurred on Route 148 in Howlan on Monday, February 22.
The victim, a 48 year-old West Prince man, was pronounced dead on scene as a result of his injuries. The driver of the truck sustained only minor injuries.
Gaspe Road was closed to traffic for several hours while the RCMP traffic reconstructionist completed their investigation. The incident remains under investigation and anyone with any information is asked to contact the West Prince RCMP Office at (902) 853-9300.
The RCMP extends condolences to family and friends of the deceased.