Police investigate a fatal ATV crash in northeast Edmonton on Wednesday night. (CBC)

A man was killed Wednesday night after his all-terrain vehicle went over an embankment in northeast Edmonton.

The crash occurred just before 7 p.m. at an industrial site near 137th Avenue and Meridian Street.

Police say two men were riding ATVs on sandpiles when one plunged over the embankment.

The other man was not hurt and called police.