Child dies, 3 other passengers injured in Arviat ATV incident
RCMP investigating late Wednesday crash
The RCMP is investigating after a child died and three other people were injured in an ATV incident late Wednesday night in Arviat.
In a news release, the RCMP said officers were called to the scene of the incident on 7th Avenue around 11 p.m. Two adults and two children were on the ATV at the time of the incident, the release said.
All of the passengers were injured, and one of the children was later pronounced dead at the health centre. Police did not provide the age of the child or of the other passengers.
“Our thoughts are with the family and the community during this very difficult time,” the RCMP said in the release.