Bracebridge OPP confirm an accident on Highway 11 southbound is being investigated.

A pickup truck and trailer went off the road near the 117 overpass earlier this morning.

The driver of the vehicle fled before police arrived, getting picked up by a motorist driving southbound past the accident site.

Police did initiate a search but determined the driver was no longer in the area.

Police are not saying why the truck, which had a snowmobile on the trailer, left the road.

They also said there was no need for public concern about the whereabouts of the driver.