The RCMP is investigating a fatal all-terrain vehicle accident in Saint-Quentin, New Brunswick. 


The crash happened at approximately 12:30 a.m. Monday near Route 385, according to Sgt. Rhéo Michaud of the Saint-Quentin Detachment.

Police say the driver, a 54-year-old man from Bathurst, was apparently trying to make a sharp turn and lost control of the ATV.  The man was taken by ambulance to the hospital, where he passed away from his injuries. The investigation is continuing.

The victim's name is not being released at the request of his family.