Man dies following ATV crash in Logan County
GUTHRIE, Okla. – A man has died following an ATV crash in Logan County over the weekend.
It happened Sunday, just after 3:30 a.m., near Sooner and Simpson, two miles south of Guthrie.
According to a report with the Oklahoma Highway Patrol, a 26-year-old man and 39-year-old man were traveling westbound on Simpson Rd., on an ATV, when they departed the roadway to the left for an unknown reason, striking a tree. The ATV then rolled an unknown number of times, ejecting both men.
The 26-year-old man was driving the ATV and was not injured. The second man was flown to a hospital in critical condition.
Sadly, that man, who was identified as Frank Pintar, died from his injuries.
The report states the driver was drinking and his ability was impaired.
“Speed” is listed as the cause of the collision, according to the report.