COHASSET, Calif. -

An Oroville man is dead after an all-terrain vehicle accident in Cohasset Sunday morning.

According to the CHP, 41-year-old Michael Owens was riding an ATV along Cohasset Road at a high rate of speed when he left the west side of the road and crashed into a tree along the shoulder. He died at the scene.

The single-vehicle accident happened at 10:20 a.m. near Mudd Creek Road, approximately two miles above the radio towers.

Cohasset is located about 15 miles northeast of Chico. 

No other information was immediately available.