Man seriously injured in ATV collision near Kinmount
Published July 7, 2017
A 34-year-old man suffered serious injuries and a nine-year-old had minor injuries following an ATV accident near Kinmount on July 6.
Peterborough County OPP were called to the collision on Reid Street near Dutch Line Road just before 4:30 p.m. on Thursday.
According to police, the man was assisting the child with operating the ATV "when the two lost control and crashed into a tree."
"The adult rider was not wearing proper safety equipment and as a result suffered serious injuries," the press release states. He was taken by air ambulance to a Kingston area trauma centre.
No names were released by police. The investigation is continuing.