A man in his twenties was killed Saturday in a motorcycle accident at the feast of The Epiphany, in the Lanaudière region.
The motorcyclist, who was alone on his vehicle, went off the road to finish its race against a pole.
The accident took place a little before 17h on the road 341. The man was travelling in a southerly direction.
The Sûreté du Québec, has indicated that cpr had been performed on the site of the accident, but in vain. His death was recorded in the hospital.
The speed may have played a role in the accident, according to the SQ.
An investigation has been opened.