Man, 22, dead after Sunday crash in Bonavista North

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Neither the driver nor his passenger were wearing seatbelts when they crashed, say police. (David Bell/CBC - image credit)
Neither the driver nor his passenger were wearing seatbelts when they crashed, say police. (David Bell/CBC - image credit)

A 22-year-old man is dead after the vehicle he was driving crashed and rolled in Newfoundland's Bonavista North area Sunday night, the RCMP says.

Police in New-Wes-Valley were called to the crash scene just after 9:30 p.m. on Route 320, near Trinity. There, officers found the driver already dead underneath the car.

His passenger, a woman, was sent to hospital in Gander with what RCMP said were unknown injuries.

Neither the man nor woman were wearing seatbelts, police said in a press release.

The police investigation is continuing and the chief medical examiner's office is involved.

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