Trempealeau County Sheriff's Department: Man dies in ATV crash - WQOW TV: Eau Claire, WI NEWS18 News, Weather, and Sports

Trempealeau County Sheriff's Department: Man dies in ATV crash


Trempealeau County Sheriff's Department (Press Release) – On Saturday August 31st, at 7:30pm, dispatch received a call of an ATV crash with an unconscious driver. It was determined that the ATV was being operated last in a group of ATV's.

Upon return to the farm, where the ride originated they found that one of the ATV's was not in the group. It was the last one in the group as they headed back. Several of the people went back and found where the ATV had left the roadway on a curve. The male operator was found lying on the ground near the machine.

EMS personnel transported the male to a waiting helicopter. Prior to liftoff, the male was pronounced dead. The operators name is being withheld pending notification to the family.

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