An elderly Newfoundland man died in a single-vehicle crash in eastern Cape Breton on Thursday evening.
The 86-year-old man was a passenger in an SUV that went off the road on Hwy. 105 in Boularderie East near Big Bras d'Or.
RCMP responded to the crash at 7:55 p.m. The investigation indicates the driver failed to negotiate a right turn.
The driver, an 83-year-old from Ontario, suffered serious injuries. The passenger died in hospital Thursday evening.
RCMP continue to investigate the crash.