61-year-old man dies in ATV collision

August 29, 2017
Nicolas Denys, New Brunswick

News release

The Northeast District RCMP are investigating a fatal collision between a tractor trailer and an all-terrain vehicle (ATV). The collision occurred on Nicolas Denys Road in Nicolas Denys, at approximately 10:15 p.m. on August 28, 2017.

A 61-year-old man from Nicolas Denys passed away at the scene as a result of his injuries. The collision occurred when the victim's ATV collided with an on-coming tractor trailer truck. The driver of the truck was not injured. Speed and failing to stop at a stop sign are believed to be factors in the collision.

An RCMP collision reconstructionist attended the scene and is assisting with the investigation.

The investigation is continuing.


Contact information

Sgt. Benoit Jolette
Northeast District RCMP
Bathurst Detachment

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