An traffic accident occurred on Sikiläntie in Porvoo early Sunday morning, in which a 17-year-old male person died, the Itä-Uusimaa Police Department informs.

The person driving the tractor ATV deviated from the bend of the road and collided with a tree.

The rescue services were the first to be found dead by the rescue services.

The emergency center received a report of the traffic accident after two o'clock on Sunday morning, when several units of the rescue service, the police patrol and the accident investigation board were alerted to the scene.

- The driver had a helmet, but its straps had been open, and the helmet had been thrown in a collision from the driver's head, Commissioner Jere Pääkkönen, Director General of the Eastern Uusimaa Police, said in a press release.