Brooklyn Center man dies after ATV collides with tree in Carlton County


A 36-year-old man is dead after the ATV he was driving stuck a tree in Carlton County.

According to the Carlton County Sheriff's Office, a Brooklyn Center man was driving up and down the driveway of the family cabin on South Finn Road in Lakeview Township at about noon on Aug. 4 when he lost control and hit a tree.

The man was airlifted to Essentia Health in Duluth where died due to the injuries he sustained in the crash, the Sheriff's Office said.

Alcohol is not believed to be involved in the crash, the Sheriff's Office said.

The name of the victim is being withheld until family members can be notified, the Sheriff's Office said.

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