One dead, one injured in ATV crash

One man is dead and another injured after an ATV crash in Cape Breton.

One man is dead and another injured after an ATV crash in Cape Breton.

At about 12:30 a.m. Wednesday, a man called 911, saying he'd been injured and his friend had gone over an embankment, near Gannon Road in North Sydney.

Emergency crews found a 54-year-old man with non-life-threatening injuries. At the bottom of a 20-foot embankment, they found a 58-year-old man who was dead. The injured man was a passenger on the ATV, and the dead man was driving, police said.

Cape Breton Regional Police ask that anyone with any information about the case contact them at 563-5151, or Crimestoppers at 562-8477.