Huntsville OPP and emergency services responded to a serious single ATV collision on Dickie Lake Road in Lake of BaysTownship at approximately 3:00 p.m. on June 4.
The initial investigation revealed that a westbound ATV entered a ditch and collided with a hydro pole. The single rider, who was not wearing a helmet, was pronounced deceased at the scene.
The identify of the deceased will be withheld pending family notification.
Anyone who witnessed the collision and has not yet spoken with police is asked to call Huntsville OPP at 1-888-310-1122.
ATV riders are reminded to take all precautions. Know your limits, stay within them, and always wear an approved well-fitted helmet with chinstrap securely fastened. For more information on ATV safety, visit ontario.ca/page/driving-road-vehicle-orv and ofatv.org/atv-safety.
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