A snowmobile crash Saturday evening near Doaktown, New Brunswick claimed the life of a 67-year-old man.

RCMP

Doaktown RCMP responded to the crash at approximately 6:30 p.m., on a snowmobile trail off the Dungarvon Road, according to Cpl. Chuck Plaxton.

Police say a Blackville man was operating a snowmobile when he missed a turn and collided with several trees. The man died at the scene as the result of his injuries, Plaxton said.

The man's identity has not been released. The investigation is continuing.