One man is dead after a commercial delivery truck rolled over near Trepassey.

The RCMP were called to the scene around 9:30 Wednesday morning.

Police said the delivery truck was the only vehicle involved.

The 36-year-old driver was transported to hospital in St. John's where he died from his injuries.

The main highway outside the community was shut down for several hours. Officers were still on the scene Wednesday afternoon investigating what led to the crash.

The Office of the Chief Medical Examiner will also be investigating.