Tag Archives: ATV Accidents

Rochester Community Mourning after Teen Dies in ATV Incident

Rochester, NY: The Rochester community is mourning the tragic death of an area student who died on Friday, November 27th.  According to authorities the young man from Spencerport, NY, a town just west of Rochester died after loosing control of his ATV. The victim was in a wooded area in north-central Pennsylvania when the crash -->

Driver of Fatal ATV Crash Facing Charges

Early Sunday morning, in Providence, NY, a 33 year old man crashed his all terrain vehicle. A female passenger was pronounced dead on the scene.   The driver was charged with DWI, reckless driving, and other related charges. According to Authorities, the man was speeding when he lost control of the ATV. Neither the driver -->

ATV Shocking Injury Statistics & Safety Tips

In 2011, there were more than 100,000 ATV injuries. Of those injuries, 30% were sustained by children under the age of 16. Arm and hand injuries accounted for 29% or 31,300 of these 100,000 injuries last year. Riding an ATV can be dangerous and potentially life threatening. Take the proper precautions before taking this heavy -->