Youth dies after ATV hit by pickup truck

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A youth died Saturday afternoon when his all-terrain car (ATV) skidded and was hit by a pickup truck, in Dégelis, a city between Rivière-du-Loup within the Decrease St. Lawrence area and Edmunston, N.B.

The sufferer, a minor whose id and age weren’t disclosed, was using on a snow-covered forest street whenhe skidded on the prime of a small hill for an unknown motive. The truck driver, who was coming from the opposite course, was unable to keep away from the ATV, in accordance the Sûreté du Québec, which was referred to as to the scene about 1:15 p.m.

A police accident investigator was on the scene to find out the trigger and circumstances of the crash.

The critically injured sufferer was taken to a hospital, the place he was declared useless. The three individuals within the truck have been additionally taken to hospital however didn’t undergo any obvious accidents.

A witness was additionally taken to hospital after struggling a nervous shock.

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