**Updated** 94-year-old man dies in crash in Tracadie

**Updated at 3:35 p.m.**

RCMP in northeastern New Brunswick say a 94-year-old man is dead after a single vehicle crash.

The accident occurred on Highway 11 near Tracadie early Thursday.

Police say a Chevrolet Silverado travelling south left the highway and hit a steel post before ending up in a ditch.

The victim, who was alone in the vehicle, died at the scene.

The man's name has not been released, but police say he was a resident of Losier Settlement, N.B.

Investigators say speed may have been a contributing factor in the crash.