A 54-year-old man is dead after his motorcycle went off the road near Mayerthorpe Tuesday Afternoon.
RCMP received a call around 4:30 p.m. on Tuesday of a single vehicle crash on Highway 757 near Township Road 554. After investigating police determined that the driver of the motorcycle was traveling north on the highway when he went off the road.
Mayerthorpe RCMP, emergency services and fire responded to the scene where the driver was pronounced dead at the scene.
Police are not releasing the name or a description of the driver. He was from Lake Isle, AB.
Mayerthorpe is approximately 138 kilometers northwest of Edmonton.