Burin Peninsula RCMP investigates fatal ATV crash near Terrenceville

January 12, 2022
Marystown, Newfoundland and Labrador

News release

A 67-year-old man is deceased following an all-terrain vehicle (ATV) crash that occurred on January 11, 2022, near Terrenceville.

Shortly before 6:00 p.m., Burin Peninsula RCMP received the report and attended the scene. An ATV departed the trail to avoid any icy section and travelled down over a steep embankment. The ATV flipped over as it travelled down the embankment and the driver, who was not wearing a helmet, was found trapped underneath the vehicle. He died at the scene.

The Office of the Chief Medical Examiner is engaged. The investigation is continuing.


Contact information

Corporal Jolene Garland
Media Relations Officer

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