A New Brunswick  man is dead following a two-vehicle collision on Highway 16 near Port Elgin.

The man was not identified, by police said he was a 28 year old from Cap-Pele.

RCMP say the man's car hit a transport truck around 10:30 p.m. Tuesday.

The victim was the lone occupant in the car.

He died at the scene.

The 52-year-old truck driver from Garnett Settlement was not injured.