A 42-year-old man is dead following a fatal collision in Val Caron.

Sudbury police officials say the single vehicle crash happened on Belisle Drive shortly before 12 a.m. on Tuesday. The man succumbed to injuries on scene, according to police.

“Name will not be released. We respect the family's wishes during this very emotional time. Our condolences to those affected,” tweeted the Greater Sudbury Police Service, on Wednesday.

The stretch between White Road and Main Street was closed for about six hours.