A man and a woman are dead after a two-vehicle crash on Route 134 in Grand-Digue, N.B.

Southeast District RCMP were called to the scene of the crash involving a motorcycle and a pickup truck around 12:30 p.m. on Saturday.

The 30-year-old motorcycle driver and his passenger, a 27-year-old woman, died as a result of their injuries.

RCMP Cpl. Alain LeBlanc said in a news release the crash happened when the motorcycle struck a pickup truck that was turning into a driveway. He said the motorcycle was attempting to pass at the time of the collision.

The investigation into the crash continues. Police have not released the names of the victims.