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ATV crash near Wahpeton leaves one dead

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WAHPETON -- An ATV accident on June 9th at 9:23 PM has killed a man.

48 year old John Hanson of Wahpeton was driving an ATV on Richland County Road 8 when he veered off the roadway.

The vehicle overturned several times and Hanson was eventually thrown from the ATV.

Hanson was taken to St. Francis Medical Center and then to Sanford Medical Center in Fargo.

Due to the severity of the injuries sustained in the crash he died on June 10th at Sanford.

Alcohol is believed to be a factor.

Hanson wasn't wearing a helmet.