Local police have located the body on a man during the search of the Tidbinbilla area on Monday morning.

The 21-year-old was found deceased near Paddy’s River road on Monday morning.

The man was reported missing on Sunday evening after heading out on a motorbike ride and failing to return.

The Major Collison Team is now investigating the circumstances of the incident with a report to be prepared for the coroner.

The man’s death is the first fatality on ACT roads this year.

Anyone with dash-cam footage from the area that may be able to assist police is urged to get in touch with Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000.