The RCMP is investigating a single-vehicle accident Saturday that killed a 23-year-old man from Quispamsis.

The crash occurred on Highway 820 in Barnesville, about 40 kilometres east of Saint John, according to Cpl. George Parisella of the Southeast District RCMP.  A vehicle was westbound when the driver lost control on a curve and went off the road.

The driver passed away at the scene as a result of his injuries, Parisella said.

An RCMP collision reconstructionist was assisting Saturday to determine the cause of the crash.