A 24-year old man from Lena was killed Saturday evening around 8PM in a tragic ATV accident. The accident occurred at the intersection of North Branch Road and Spreeman Road in Breed when the ATV collided with a van.
Officials from the Oconto County Sheriff's Department believe that the driver of the van failed to yield before trying to turn left onto Spreeman. Officers also believe that the driver of the ATV was speeding. The driver of the ATV was transported by emergency officials to a nearby hospital where he was later pronounced dead. He was wearing a helmet and protective eye gear at the time of the crash.
Our thoughts and prayers are with the family and friends of the man lost in this tragic accident.