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Saranac man dies in ATV Crash

Updated: Saturday, August 30, 2014
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IONIA COUNTY, Mich. (NEWSCHANNEL 3) - Deputies from the Ionia County Sheriff's office are investigating an ATV crash that killed a man.

The crash happened around midnight Friday in a wooded area just north of Sayles Road between Johnson Road and Hawley Highway.

Dispatch told crews on their way to the scene, the 36 year old Saranac man had stopped breathing.

Witnesses say they think the man was trying to climb a steep hill and was going to fast when he got to the top.

The ATV hit a large fallen tree branch and went over the edge of the ravine.

The accident remains under investigation.

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