Cranbrook RCMP responded to a fatal ATV accident near Rosen Lake on Monday.
Police received a call to an ATV crash near Jaffray September 3rd. The driver, a 51 year old woman, was dead on the scene and the passenger was airlifted by STARS Air Ambulance to Foothills Hospital with serious injuries.
An investigation revealed the driver of the ATV attempted to ascend a steep incline and was unable to maintain momentum. The quad came down the hill and the operator died on scene.
Both riders were experienced and both were wearing personal protective equipment at the time of the incident.
– From the Cranbrook RCMP