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A 30-year-old man died when his ATV rolled in a rural area east of Lampman, Sask., according to RCMP.

Mounties said Chris Byers, who is from Lampman, was found Friday morning around 9:30 with his ATV, or quad, by a friend who was part of a group of people searching for Byers who had ventured out on his machine the night before.

He was found in a field on the outskirts of Lampman near Highway 361.

He had gone for a ride around 9 p.m. Thursday but had not been heard from.

His death is not considered suspicious. While an autopsy has been ordered, RCMP noted the man was not wearing a helmet at the time of the roll over.

The case remains under investigation.

Lampman is about 200 kilometres southeast of Regina.