ATV rider found dead in fatal crash near Newport

Published On: Jul 23 2013 09:37:12 AM PDT   Updated On: Jul 23 2013 10:05:10 AM PDT

Pend Oreille County Police are on the scene of a fatal ATV crash near Newport Tuesday morning.

The rider was found dead with his ATV in a ditch on Tacoma Creek Road, seven miles northwest of Newport.

It is unknown at what time the incident occurred.

Tacoma Creek Road will not be blocked.