ATV Crash Kills Miramichi Man

A 70-year-old man from Miramichi, N.B., died from injuries he sustained after an ATV crash on Tuesday evening in Trout Brook, N.B.

The Sunny Corner RCMP says officers responded at around 6:10 p.m. to the crash on Northwest Road. The ATV driver went to the hospital with serious, life-threatening injuries, where he later died.

“The crash is believed to have occurred when the driver lost control of the ATV, left the roadway and struck several trees,” reads a news release from the Sunny Corner RCMP.

The Sunny Corner Fire Department and Ambulance New Brunswick also attended the scene. An RCMP collision reconstructionist is assisting with the ongoing investigation.