One man is dead following a fatal accident near Port Rexton on the Bonavista Peninsula early Sunday morning.
Bonavista RCMP were called to a section of Route 230 north of the community at 5:30 a.m. The 34-year-old man was pronounced dead at the scene of the accident. Police have not released his name.
An RCMP collision analyst is assisting officers with the investigation. Alcohol is not believed to have been a factor in the single-vehicle accident.