Teen Girl Dies After Fatal ATV Crash in Air Ronge

Monday, August 29, 2005 at 17:19



La Ronge RCMP are continuing to investigate a fatal ATV crash which occurred over the weekend.


At approximately 4 a.m. Saturday, officers responded to the scene, where it appeared the victim had crashed while driving an all-terrain-vehicle in the northern town of Air Ronge.


The 16 year old girl was pronounced dead at the scene. RCMP officials say she was not wearing a helmet at the time of the accident.


The investigation into the cause of the crash is ongoing as officers are trying to determine if other factors played a role in the accident.


The name of the deceased will not be released until after the notification of family members.