A 78-year-old man is dead after being found in his car in Aylmer.

Gatineau Police were called to Pink Road just after 3 Friday morning after a passerby noticed a car off the road. 

A man was found unconscious inside the car.  He was taken to the Hull Campus of the Gatineau Hospital where he was pronounced dead.

Police say the man is from Luskville.

Police continue to investigate.