A LifeFlight helicopter was sent to the scene of an ATV crash in Upper Musquodoboit Tuesday afternoon.

A 42-year-old man is seriously hurt after an ATV crash Tuesday afternoon in Upper Musquodoboit.

A LifeFlight helicopter headed to the scene and will take the victim to hospital. 

The accident happened around 3:35 p.m. 

RCMP Sgt. Al Leblanc says responders drove an ATV along Butcher Hill Road to get to the man. Both paramedics and firefighters went to the scene.

The extent of the victim's injuries are not known, but Leblanc says it appears he has several broken bones.