61-year-old man dead after side-by-side crash on T'Railway near Red Rocks

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The RCMP says a man is dead after crashing his side-by-side Wednesday evening.  (CBC - image credit)
The RCMP says a man is dead after crashing his side-by-side Wednesday evening. (CBC - image credit)
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A 61-year-old man from Channel-Port aux Basques is dead after crashing his side-by-side ATV on the T'Railway near Red Rocks, according to police.

The RCMP said it received a report of the crash just before 6:30 p.m. Wednesday.

The side-by-side crashed at a washout area on the T'Railway, with the driver and one passenger on board.

According to police the driver was not wearing a seatbelt or a helmet, and was pronounced dead at the scene.

The passenger was transported to hospital for non-life threatening injuries, the RCMP said.

The office of the chief medical examiner is involved, the RCMP said, and the investigation is continuing.

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