Perth OPP have identified the victim of a fatal all-terrain vehicle crash over the weekend just southwest of Mitchell.
Emergency crews responded to the crash at a farm property on Perth Line 19 in West Perth just before 6:15 p.m. Saturday, police said.
According to investigators, a group of adults had been riding ATVs throughout the afternoon along the property’s bush and field trails.
Near the end of their riding day, police say a group member located the ATV of a friend lying on its’ side. Lying unconscious beside the vehicle was the ATVs lone male rider, police said.
The male was rushed from the scene by ambulance to nearby hospital where he was later pronounced deceased.
Police have identified the male as Robert McDougall, 51, of Perth East.
Provincial police say they are continuing to investigate the incident, and say a post-mortem was scheduled for Monday.