Man dies after motorcycle hits deer in Rusagonis

An 18-year-old man from Rusagonis has died following a motorcycle crash south of Fredericton.

The West District RCMP were called to the scene on the Sunpoke Road in Rusagonis around 9 p.m. on Tuesday.

Police say a motorcycle driving on the dirt road had hit a deer.

The driver, who was the only person in the motorcycle, was transported to hospital, but died of his injuries.