ATV accident in Kelliher
March 31, 2022
Kelliher, MN – March 30, 2022: At approximately 1:32 PM, March 27, 2022 the Beltrami County Sheriff’s Office 911 center received a report of a single vehicle ATV crash in the City of Kelliher, MN on Hwy 72.
Upon the arrival of first responders they found that a red Honda 300 four-wheeler operated by a 14-year-old juvenile of Kelliher, MN was traveling northbound in the west ditch alongside Hwy 72 approximately 1/3 south of Waldo Rd in Kelliher, MN. The juvenile operator came upon an area that had been washed out by recent snow melt. The washout created a two to three foot ledge. When the four-wheeler drove through the washout area it flipped. The juvenile was thrown from the four-wheeler and sustained serious injuries. The juvenile operator was wearing a helmet.
The juvenile was flown by North Aircare to Hennepin Medical Center for treatment.
The Beltrami County Sheriff’s Office was assisted by the Blackduck Ambulance, North Aircare, Kelliher First Responders, and MN State Patrol.
Chief Deputy Jarrett Walton Beltrami County Sheriff’s Office 613 Minnesota Ave. NW.
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