Fatal ATV Accident on Spyrock Road

This is a press release from the California Highway Patrol. The information has not been proven in a court of law and any individuals described should be presumed innocent until proven guilty:

On June 22, 2018, at approximately 1745 hours, the 2010 Arctic Cat ATV was being driven northbound on a private driveway east of Spyrock Road.  The driver attempted to drive up a steep rocky embankment and the ATV overturned and rolled on top of him. 

Both passengers were able to jump from the ATV and were uninjured in the collision. The passengers rendered emergency medical care on the scene of the collision and called the Laytonville Fire Department for medical assistance.  The driver was pronounced deceased at the scene and his next of kin was notified by the Mendocino County Sheriff’s Office.

The cause of this collision is still under investigation.

The California Highway Patrol was assisted at the scene of this collision by the Laytonville Volunteer Fire Department, Cal-Fire and the Mendocino County Sheriff’s Office/Coroner.    CHP TC report fatal



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