ATV fatal accident in Charlevoix: the identity of the victim unveiled
The 70-year-old man who died after a mountain bike ride in La Malbaie on Monday is Jean-Charles Savard, who was from the region.
By 2 pm Monday, the Sûreté du Québec (SQ) officers went to a wooded area near Lavoie Street in La Malbaie, where Mr. Savard had been found unconscious under his ATV.
His death was noted upon his arrival at the hospital.
The SQ indicates that it would have fallen after a bad maneuver on a bumpy road. It was friends who made the discovery of Mr. Savard, his family worried about his long absence.
Still according to the SQ, the man used to venture on mountain bikes in the area.