BERLIN, N.H. (AP) — An all-terrain vehicle operator has suffered serious injuries in a crash in Jericho Mountain State Park, the New Hampshire Fish and Game Department said.
The Massachusetts man was negotiating a downhill turn on a trail when the ATV hit a rock. That resulted in him losing control of the machine and rolling over Sunday afternoon, officers said.READ MORE: Body Believed To Be Missing Man Kevin Mahoney Found In Water Off Newburyport
Other members of the man’s riding party helped him into a utility terrain vehicle. He was taken to a hospital in Berlin.READ MORE: Volunteers Gather To Clean Up Trash In Boston's Muddy River
The man was wearing a helmet and eye protection, which likely saved him from far more serious injuries, officers said.
The crash was investigated, but conclusions haven’t been reached about the exact cause, officers said.MORE NEWS: Attleboro Animal Shelter Says Driver Deliberately Ran Over 5 Geese On Route 123
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