Niagara Falls, NY (July 28, 2020) – A 19-year-old from Niagara Falls was killed in an ATV collision with a pickup truck on Saturday afternoon, July 25th. The fatal crash happened at around 4:00 p.m. at the intersection of 24th Street and Mackenna Avenue in Niagara Falls.
According to the Niagara Falls Police Department, the victim was operating a Yamaha ATV when he entered the intersection at the same time as a pickup truck. The vehicles collided and emergency responders were dispatched to the scene a short time later.
Crews arrived at the crash site where the victim was transported to Niagara Falls Memorial Medical Center. He later succumbed to his injuries. Neither the driver of the pickup truck nor two passengers inside suffered any injuries.
There has been no word on any charges as the incident remains under investigation.
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Fatal ATV Accidents in New York
Between the years of 2015 and 2017, a total of 34 fatal ATV accidents in New York were reported to officials, according to the United States Consumer Product Safety Commission. There is a wide variety of various off-highway vehicles including ATVs and UTVs that come in many forms and are generally capable of high speeds. Most off-road vehicles can be dangerous if misused, however, many devastating accidents are the result of other negligent drivers and other entities such as a vehicle manufacturer.
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