69-year-old Northumberland County woman dead after ATV rollover

Incident happened on private property in Hamilton Township on Friday morning

An Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) police car. (Photo: OPP)

A 69-year-old woman is dead after her all-terrain vehicle (ATV) rolled over Friday morning (August 11) in Northumberland County.

At around 11 a.m. on Friday, officers with the Northumberland Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) and emergency services responded to a report of an ATV rollover on private property on Traill Road South in Hamilton Township.

The lone rider, a 69-year-old female from Hamilton Township, was pronounced dead at the scene.

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Police are investigating the incident. Anyone with information relating to this investigation is asked to contact the Northumberland OPP at 1-888-310-1122 or Crime Stoppers anonymously at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477).

The OPP is reminding riders are reminded to take all precautions when operating an off-road vehicle.

Know your limits, stay within them, and always wear an approved well-fitted helmet with chinstrap securely fastened..