Teen dies after falling off ATV in Cape Breton
Published Friday, August 16, 2019 11:55AM ADT
Last Updated Saturday, August 17, 2019 10:43AM ADT
A 16-year-old boy has died from his injuries after he fell off his ATV in Cape Breton Tuesday evening.
Cape Breton Regional Police say the incident happened on Intervale Road at 7 p.m.
The boy sustained serious head injuries and was taken to the Cape Breton Regional Hospital. He was then airlifted to hospital in Halifax.
Police say the teen died on Thursday.
A school in the area opened for a short time on Friday to offer people from the community who are grieving someone to talk to.
Police are investigating the incident.