Nova Scotia man, 39, dies after ATV crash

Published on June 29, 2014

PICTOU - RCMP in Pictou are investigating after they say a 39-year-old man died in an ATV crash on Friday.

Around 9:30 p.m., RCMP, paramedics and the Thorburn Fire Department responded to reports of an ATV crash at the base of a driveway on Pine Tree Road.

RCMP said a preliminary investigation determined the man lost control of the ATV and left the road. He was taken to the Aberdeen Hospital and then flown to Halifax.

David Wayne Rorison of Alma succumbed to his injuries and died in hospital around noon on Saturday, said the RCMP.

A collision analyst was consulted and the cause of the crash is under investigation.