A Dalhousie man was killed on Tuesday when his all-terrain vehicle struck a moose.
RCMP say the collision occurred near Island Lake, about 25 kilometres west of Bathurst, at about 3 p.m.
The 71-year-old man died at the scene, Sgt. Dan Dorais said in a statement.
He had been travelling west from Sormany at the time, said Dorais.
The victim's name has not been released.
The investigation continues.