Taloyoak man dead in snowmobile accident

RCMP say the adult driver died from his injuries while a child passenger was physically unharmed.

A Taloyoak man is dead following a snowmobile accident outside the community early Tuesday morning.

A man and a boy were travelling by snowmobile about five kilometres outside Taloyoak when the accident occurred.

RCMP say the adult driver died from his injuries, the boy was physically unharmed.

Police say environmental conditions were a factor.

Police have not released the name of the deceased.