An all-terrain vehicle accident near Glassville, New Brunswick early Monday claimed the life of a 20-year-old Carleton County man. 

West District RCMP and emergency crews responded to the single-vehicle ATV crash on Kenneth Road shortly before 12:30 a.m. 

When officers arrived, they found a passenger of the ATV who was already deceased. The victim is from Connell, which just below Florenceville-Bristol. 

Police say the driver was not seriously injured. Neither the driver nor the passenger was wearing a helmet. 

Police believe alcohol and speed are contributing factors in the crash.

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