A man from Marches Point on the Port au Port Peninsula is in serious condition after a snowmobile accident on the weekend.

According to the RCMP, the 38-year-old's machine collided with a parked car in the community of Red Brook on the main road near Cape St. George.

Police said the accident happened around 9 o'clock Saturday night.

The man was initially transported to hospital in Stephenville, but was later airlifted to the Health Sciences Centre in St. John's.

RCMP also say alcohol and speed were "contributing factors" in the crash.