Man dies in ATV wreck; driver arrested on suspicion of DWI



     (AP) – The Missouri State Highway Patrol says a 28-year-old man

died after a four-wheeler he was riding on overturned.

     The 52-year-old driver of the vehicle involved in the accident on Sunday was

arrested on suspicion of driving while intoxicated, manslaughter and assault.

     The patrol says Michael Phelps, of Hillsboro, was killed when the four-wheeler

crashed on a Jefferson County road. The patrol says the vehicle ran off the road

and the driver overcorrected. The vehicle slid on wet pavement and then ran off

the road again and overturned.

     Another man riding on the vehicle and the driver were taken to a hospital in

serious condition.




   

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