The Quesnel RCMP say one man is dead after a single vehicle roll over on Highway 26 near Shaver Road.

The incident occurred on Saturday just after 2 o’clock in the afternoon when a Ford F-150 pick-up truck was found upside down in a ditch and partially submerged in water.

The driver was a 71-year old man who was transported to hospital where he later died of his injuries. His name has not yet been released, pending notification of his family.

Anyone with information is asked to call the Quesnel RCMP or Crime Stoppers.