A 56-year-old man from Pictou County, N.S., is dead after an all-terrain vehicle crash on the weekend.

RCMP said they received a 911 call just before 5 p.m. on Saturday.

The ATV crashed on Watt Road, between River John and Seafoam.

Investigators said the man driving the ATV was not wearing a helmet.

He was taken to hospital in New Glasgow before he was airlifted to Halifax. He died on Sunday.

The man's name has not been released.