Port aux Basques RCMP say a 35-year-old Isle aux Morts man died following a snowmobile accident on Thursday.
RCMP recieved the report around 2 p.m.
The man was about seven miles outside the community when he lost control of the snowmobile at the top of a steep hill, and the vehicle landed on him.
The man was located by another person from the community who attempted to revive him.
Police say speed and alcohol are not believed to be factors in the death. The matter is still under investigation pending an exam by the medical examiner.