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Teen girl dead after ATV rollover in Bonavista


Published on July 16, 2017

RCMP vehicles are seen at RCMP "B" Division.

©Teelgram file

Bonavista, N.L. — The Bonavista RCMP detachment is investigating a fatal side-by-side ATV collision that happened in the community Saturday afternoon.

Around 3 p.m. Bonavista RCMP, Fewers Ambulance and the Bonavista Fire Department responded to a single side-by-side crash on a local ATV trail. The four-wheeler had rolled-over.

There were three occupants in the vehicle at the time of the collision. The driver, a female youth, suffered serious injuries and was transported to hospital where she succumbed to her injuries a short time later.

The two passengers, also youths, received minor injuries.

The police investigation into the collision continues.