A 48-year-old man from Tatamagouche died over the weekend while at a private recreational motocross track.

At 2:46 p.m. Oct. 21, Pictou District RCMP responded to a call of a collision at the track near Black River Road in Meadowville.

The Tatamagouche man was driving a dirt bike and appeared to have failed to negotiate a jump on the track. Bystanders called 911, and the man was provided assistance by Emergency Health Services paramedics and volunteer firefighters.

The man died at the scene.

Pictou District RCMP is continuing its investigation into the cause of the incident.