03/03/2016 06:03 EST | Updated 03/04/2017 00:12 EST

Snowmobiler dead after being ejected from machine in Laval

A man in his 40s is dead after a snowmobile accident in Laval late Wednesday night.

The victim was travelling with two friends when he lost control of the snowmobile on a marked trail near Highway 19.

He was ejected from the machine near Dagenais Boulevard, according to Laval police.

Police are still investigating the incident.