Baddeck RCMP investigates single-vehicle ATV collision

Baddeck, Nova Scotia – Baddeck RCMP is investigating a single-vehicle ATV collision.

The RCMP, assisted by the Bras d’Or Volunteer Fire Department and EHS, responded to the collision on New Campbellton Rd. at 3:41 p.m. on August 18.

Three youths were riding a side-by-side model ATV when it rolled over. The driver, a 15-year-old girl, sustained serious injuries and was airlifted by LifeFlight to hospital in Halifax. One passenger, a 16-year-old girl, sustained minor injuries. The other passenger, a 15-year-old boy, was uninjured.

The ATV was seized and the investigation in ongoing.

Anyone with information about this incident is asked to contact Victoria County District RCMP at 902-295-2350. Should you wish to remain anonymous, you can also contact Nova Scotia Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477) or text TIP202 + your message to ‘CRIMES’ (274637) or submit tips by Secure Web Tips at Calls to Crime Stoppers are not taped or traced and if police make an arrest and lay charges based on a tip, callers qualify for a cash award.

Nova Scotia RCMP

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