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Pembina Valley RCMP respond to fatal ATV rollover

An accident involving a quad on a gravel road has proved fatal for a man from the Pembina Valley. On Saturday, July 10, at approximately 7:10 p.m.
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An accident involving a quad on a gravel road has proved fatal for a man from the Pembina Valley.

On Saturday, July 10, at approximately 7:10 p.m., Pembina Valley RCMP received a report of an all-terrain vehicle rollover on Municipal Road 22 West near Winkler in the RM of Stanley, Manitoba.

When officers arrived on scene, medical personnel were providing care to the injured 34-year-old male driver. He was transported to Winnipeg hospital, where he was pronounced deceased. He was from the area.

Initial investigation has shown that two ATVs were being ridden on Road 22W when the driver of one ATV lost control on the gravel road and the vehicle rolled. He was not wearing a helmet.

A RCMP Forensic Collision Reconstructionist and the RCMP Criminal Collision Investigative Team are assisting with the ongoing investigation.