Child, 4, Killed in ATV Accident Southeast of Winnipeg

Child, 4, Killed in ATV Accident Southeast of Winnipeg

RCMP Logo VehicleA four-year-old girl died Wednesday when the ATV she was riding on flipped over backwards near Marchand, Manitoba.

The 32-year-old father of the child had his daughter seated in front of him while they were travelling up a hill. The vehicle flipped onto both riders and continued to roll down the hill.

The accident happened off Twin River Road and Provincial Road 210 at around 3:30 p.m.

The four-year-old was wearing a helmet at the time and died in hospital. The father, who is from Marchand, wasn’t injured.

Alcohol is not a factor in the collision and RCMP continue to investigate.


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