**Updated** Police search for pickup truck driver following fatal crash near Eel River Crossing

**Updated at 9:37 a.m. on August 5th, 2018**

The Mounties are looking for driver of pickup truck who left the scene after being involved in head-on fatal collision near Eel River Crossing, New Brunswick.

Just after 5 a.m. Friday, police were called to a collision involving two vehicles on Highway 11 near the Eel River Crossing exit.

The collision is believed to have occurred when the pickup truck, travelling west on Highway 11, crossed the centre line and collided head on with a car travelling east.

A 37-year-old man from Campbellton who was a passenger in the car died at the scene as a result of his injuries and the driver of the car was taken to hospital with serious injuries.