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Man dies in ATV accident in Bayfield County

A 37-year-old man died after his ATV struck a tree near Iron River on Friday evening. Matthew Losen of Cottage Grove, Minn., was traveling with friends on ATVs on East Long Lake Road when he drifted off the roadway while going around a corner, ac...

A 37-year-old man died after his ATV struck a tree near Iron River on Friday evening.
Matthew Losen of Cottage Grove, Minn., was traveling with friends on ATVs on East Long Lake Road when he drifted off the roadway while going around a corner, according to the Bayfield County Sheriff’s Office. Losen’s ATV went into the ditch before striking a tree at 5:17 p.m. Friday.
He was transported to Iron River and airlifted to St. Luke’s hospital in Duluth, where he died as a result of his injuries. He was wearing a helmet at the time of the accident, according to the Sheriff’s Office.

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