ATV Crash Kills Huron County Man

Police in Huron County responded to a rollover ATV crash Saturday that claimed the life of a 68-year-old man.

Police say the Bad Axe man was riding a 1996 Yamaha in the area of Lackie and Soper roads in Colfax Township around 7:00 P.M. when he possibly turned too quickly onto Lackie Road, overturning the machine. The man was thrown from the vehicle, which rolled at least two times before landing on top of him. He died from his injuries as a result of the crash.

An autopsy will be conducted and the accident remains under investigation. The Huron County Sheriff’s Departemnt was assisted at the scene by the Bad Axe Fire Department, the Bad Axe Police Department, Central Huron Ambulance Service, a DNR conservation officer and the Huron County Medical Examiners office.