Sioux Falls ATV Crash Claims Life of Driver
Sargent Robert Forster with the Sioux Falls Police department issued a statement on Saturday April 15th about a fatal ATV crash from earlier in the day on a Sioux Falls Street:
Metro Communications received a report of an ATV vehicle accident. Sioux Falls police officers arrived along with Sioux Falls Fire Rescue and found a male with serious injuries from a single vehicle accident. As a result of the injuries sustained the male operator was pronounced deceased at the scene. Initial investigation showed the male driver was traveling East on W. 37th Street and according to witnesses lost control of the ATV.
The crash was reported at 7:57 PM on Saturday (April 15) when emergency personnel were dispatched for a medical emergency at the intersection of 37th and Walts in Sioux Falls.
The name of the man driving the ATV has not yet been identified until family is notified. He was not wearing a helmet at the time of the accident.