A 32-year-old man from Gatineau, Que., is dead after a motorcycle crash in Gatineau Park on Monday night, RCMP say.
It happened on the Champlain Parkway, near the Champlain Lookout, at about 8:30 p.m.
The motorcyclist was heading west along the parkway and was attempting to pass a vehicle when he crashed into a guardrail, RCMP said, adding that speed is believed to have been a factor in the crash.
Paramedics took the man to hospital in critical condition.
He succumbed to his injuries in hospital at about 4 a.m. Tuesday, RCMP said.
RCMP are investigating.