The RCMP says a man was killed in a side by side offroad vehicle accident Saturday afternoon.

The man, 24, was driving the vehicle when it overturned in the area of McDonald's Field in Conne River, police said.

According to the RCMP, the man, 24, was pronounced dead at the St. Alban's medical clinic.

The passenger, a male youth, was treated for non-life threatening injuries and held overnight for observation.

Police said alcohol or drugs were not factors in the accident.

The RCMP investigation indicated the vehicle struck a depression in the ground and overturned.

The victim's name has not been released.