A man from Carbonear died early Saturday morning in a single vehicle crash on the highway between Bay Roberts and the North River exit.
The Trinity Conception RCMP is reporting the man was 47-years-old and was pronounced dead at the scene. His next of kin are still being notified.
A 31-year-old man who was also in the vehicle was taken to hospital and is being treated for non-life threatening injuries.
According to the RCMP report road conditions were dry at the time of the accident.