A 61-year-old man from Carrot River is dead after crashing his ATV into a concrete culvert, RCMP say.

The crash happened Monday, around 6 p.m. CST.

Police said the man was taken to hospital in Nipawin and then flown to Royal University Hospital in Saskatoon. They said he died in hospital.

According to RCMP, the man was on his ATV when he hit the culvert, lost control and was thrown from the vehicle.

The culvert was in the ditch on Highway 23, north of Carrot River.

Police said alcohol was not a factor.

His name was not released.