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Stay Out Stay Alive Fatal Accident Summaries
for 2005

A 50-year-old man from Melcroft, Penn., died April 10 in an all-terrain-vehicle accident in Somerset County. The accident took place about 10:45 a.m. in a mine area south of Garrett Shortcut Road in Brothersvalley Township. Police said the victim apparently was trying to back the ATV down a hill when it overturned, crushing him. Police said he was wearing a helmet. (Source: