RCMP are investigating an ATV crash Tuesday just east of Florenceville-Bristol that claimed the life of a 67-year-old man.

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The man, from Gordonsville, N.B., was riding an All-Terrain Vehicle on a dirt road around 11 a.m., when he apparently lost control and went into a ditch, according to the Bugle-Observer.

West District RCMP, Ambulance NB, and the Florenceville-Bristol Fire Department responded to the accident just off Route 570.

Police say the victim of the crash was pronounced dead at the scene. An autopsy will be performed.

The RCMP continues to investigate.