An 83-year-old man is dead after a single-vehicle collision on the Burin Peninsula Friday.

The RCMP say it happened on Route 211 near Grand Le Pierre at around 6 p.m. An 83-year-old man and 82-year-old woman were taken to hospital. The woman was treated for non-life-threatening injuries. The man, who was the driver, died of his injuries.

RCMP “B” Division Traffic Services as well as the Burin Peninsula RCMP¬†are continuing an investigation into the collision.