A 23 year old Whitehorse man is dead after an off road dirt bike accident on the weekend.

RCMP say it happened Saturday at around 4:30 pm, just off Robert Service Way in Whitehorse.

The area is well known for off road and ATV riding.

The man was treated at the scene and taken to Whitehorse General Hospital.

He was later medevaced to Vancouver, where he died of his injuries.

Police say the man was wearing a helmet and protective body gear at the time.

They say alcohol or foul play were not factors.

No name has been released yet.

Police are continuing to investigate.