RCMP say man, 18, killed following single-vehicle crash in Baxters Corner

RCMP say an 18-year-old man has died following a single-vehicle crash in Baxters Corner on Thursday. 

The Southeast District RCMP responded to the accident on Radio Range Road shortly before 5 p.m. 

Mounties say the Baxters Corner man, who was driving the vehicle and its only occupant, died at the scene as a result of his injuries. 

Police say they believe the accident happened when the car left the road and struck a tree, but the exact cause of the crash remains under investigation. 

An RCMP Collision Reconstructionist is assisting with the investigation.