RCMP are still investigating the cause of the crash on Highway 311 in North River. (CBC)

RCMP have released the name of a man killed in a car crash on Sunday morning in North River.

Devin Allan Tower, 22, was pronounced dead at the scene.

The single-vehicle crash happened on Highway 311 at about 1:45 a.m.

A preliminary RCMP investigation found the Truro man missed a sharp turn as he was coming from Brule, but the cause of the crash is still under investigation.