03/27/2013 07:59 EDT | Updated 03/27/2013 07:59 EDT

Maple Ridge Go-Kart Crash Kills Man


A Maple Ridge man died Wednesday after the go-kart he was driving crashed with a pickup pulling a trailer.

The man, 33, was driving an unlicenced go-kart on 256th Street when he collided with the trailer, said an RCMP news release on Wednesday. He was rushed to hospital where he died.

The roads were dry, and weather was warm and sunny at the time of the crash, said RCMP Sgt. Dale Somerville. RCMP are investigating the crash.