Bible Hill dentist killed in ATV mishap Monday

Staff ~ The Truro Daily News
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SIX MILE BROOK - A Bible Hill man who died in an ATV accident on Dalhousie Mountain on Monday afternoon has been identified as Robert Glen Rix.
Rix, 60, died after rolling an all-terrain vehicle on a trail near a quarry in Six Mile Brook.
He had been travelling with his son and nephew, but was separated from them when the crash occurred Monday afternoon.
Police believe the man was attempting to dismount the vehicle when it rolled over and trapped him underneath.
They have ruled out alcohol and reckless driving as contributing factors to the crash.
EHS paramedics and fire department officials attended the crash along with RCMP, but had to arrange for all-terrain transportation to reach the man.
Rix was a dentist who worked in Bible Hill.

Organizations: RCMP

Geographic location: Bible Hill, Dalhousie Mountain

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  • Victoria
    January 18, 2010 - 10:10

    My deepest sympathies to Bob's family and friends, leaving behind many to grieve this sudden and tragic loss.
    Rest in Peace, Dr Bob ... peace be with the Rix family.