28-year-old man dies following ATV crash

 November 14, 2021
 Ascension, Prince Edward Island

News release

A 28-year-old man from Nail Pond, PEI, has died following an all-terrain vehicle crash in Ascension.

On November 14, 2021, at approximately 2:20 a.m., members of the West Prince RCMP, Island EMS, and the Tignish Fire Department responded to a report of an ATV crash on Palmer Road.

The crash is believed to have occurred when the driver of the ATV lost control of the vehicle and rolled over. The driver and sole occupant of the vehicle died at the scene as a result of his injuries.

Police are interested in speaking to anyone who may have witnessed this incident, or who may have information regarding a second ATV that was present at the time of the crash.

The Prince Edward Island Coroner’s Office attended the scene and is assisting with the ongoing investigation.

An autopsy will be scheduled to determine the man’s exact cause of death.

The investigation is ongoing.

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Contact information

Sgt. Neil Logan
or
S/Sgt. Troy MacLean
Prince District RCMP
902-436-9300

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