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50-year-old woman dead after motorcycle crash in Lower Cove, N.B.

RCMP say a 50-year-old woman has died after a fatal motorcycle crash.
RCMP say a 50-year-old woman has died after a fatal motorcycle crash. RCMP

A 50-year-old woman from Apohaqui, N.B., is dead after a motorcycle crash in Lower Cove, N.B.

New Brunswick RCMP says that at approximately 10:25 a.m., on July 5 officers received a report that a woman who had gone out on a motorcycle ride on the afternoon of July 4 had failed to return home.

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Police began an investigation and located the motorcycle off the road along Riverview Drive East shortly after 2 p.m., on Sunday.

The woman had died at the scene of the crash.

An RCMP collision reconstructionist attended the scene and the cause of the crash remains under investigation.

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Police say an autopsy will be conducted as part of their investigation.