There has been one recent snowmobile fatality in the Western U.P. this past weekend. This story is about an ORV accident. Just a reminder to please, PLEASE be careful, what ever sport you are participating in.
BRANCH TWP. — Two Muskegon residents are dead following an early Saturday morning off-road vehicle accident, according to a Mason County Sheriff’s Office report.
Alicia Raye Boes, 20, of Muskegon, and Richard Allan Harley II, 23, also of Muskegon, died when the four-wheeler they were riding at 3 a.m. Saturday on Landon Road near Barothy Road left the roadway and struck a tree, a sheriff’s report stated.
Both were pronounced dead at the scene. Neither victim was wearing a helmet at the time of the crash, according to the report.
Deputies believe speed was a factor in the incident.
The Victim’s Assistance Unit, Branch Township Fire Department, and Life EMS assisted in the incident. Deputies are continuing to investigate the crash, and autopsies are scheduled for today
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1 week ago