August 13, 2017 5:32 pm

5-year-old child dies following ATV accident in Nova Scotia

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A five-year-old child is dead following an ATV crash in Scotch Hill, N.S.

Pictou County District RCMP said they were called to a report of a youth-model ATV roll-over shortly after noon on Sunday. The child was found pinned underneath the ATV in a wooded area on Scotch Hill Road.

The child was removed and taken to hospital by Emergency Health Services but was pronounced dead a short time later.

An RCMP collision analyst is looking into the incident and the investigation is ongoing.


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