Miramichi man charged following fatal crash

Police say a Miramichi man has been charged following a fatal crash in southeastern New Brunswick last April.

The RCMP say a 51-year-old man died when the vehicle he was a passenger in crashed on Route 11 in Kouchibouguac on April 27, 2016.

They say Daniel Hebert has been charged with impaired driving causing death and operation of a motor vehicle causing death while having a blood alcohol level of more than 0.08 per cent.

Police say their investigation determined that Hebert was the driver of the vehicle.

The 28-year-old man has been released on conditions and is scheduled to enter a plea on March 20.