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Alcohol, icy roads believed to be contributing factors of fatal Michigan ATV crash

Victim 51-year-old man from Mount Morris

After the person was struck, theofficers providedfirst aid and called for medical assistance, police say.
After the person was struck, theofficers providedfirst aid and called for medical assistance, police say.

GREEN TOWNSHIP, Mich. – Michigan State Police are investigating a fatal ATV crash that happened in Green Township on Cousineau Road near Duncan Road around 8:20 p.m. Friday.

When police arrived to the scene of the crash first responders were conducting CPR on the victim.

Police say the ATV, a side-by-side, slid into a ditch and the driver was ejected. The ATV rolled on top of him. The passenger was not able to lift the ATV and called for help.

A nearby neighbor assisted with freeing the driver. The driver died at the scene of the crash, and the passenger was not injured.

Police say the victim was a 51-year-old man from Mount Morris and the uninjured passenger is a 51-year-old man from Lachine.

Alcohol and icy road conditions are believed to be a contributing factor.


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