RCMP are searching for a motorcyclist from Quebec who disappeared while travelling in Cape Breton Thursday.

Victoria County RCMP are requesting the public's assistance in locating Francois Brodeur, 55.
 
Brodeur was last seen around 12:30 p.m. in the North Mountain area while travelling south from Pleasant Bay to Ingonish.

Francois Brodeur

Francois Brodeur, an experienced rider, was travelling with another person who was on a different motorcycle ahead of him. (RCMP)

Brodeur, an experienced rider, was travelling with another rider who was on a different motorcycle ahead of him. 

RCMP have patrolled the area extensively and are unable to locate Brodeur or his bike. ​

Brodeur is six feet tall, 240 pounds, with grey hair. He was last seen wearing a black motorcycle helmet and a black jacket.

He is riding a purple Harley Davidson motorcycle and speaks French and limited English. 

Police are asking motorists who were travelling through the North Mountain, Big Intervale and Cape North areas and may have seen Brodeur to contact them at (902) 295-2350.