ATV Death, Fire Monday In Northwoods

Jul 9, 2019

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One person died in an ATV accident Monday evening in the Town of Bradley near Tomahawk.

The Lincoln County Sheriff's Office got a report of the crash at 7:23 p.m. A 67-year-old man was riding on Wadell Road, east of County Road E when he lost control, rolled multiple times and was thrown from the ATV. He was transported to Sacred Heart Hospital where he was pronounced dead. He was not wearing a helmet. The name of the victim will be released later.

Also Monday, a structure fire destroyed a duplex on county "G" near Eagle River. No one was home at the time. Fire departments from Plum Lake and Conover also helped Eagle River firefighters.