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WTRF.com UPDATE: Wheeling Man Dead After ATV Accident

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WTRF.com UPDATE

Ohio County Sheriff Pat Butler confirmed late Friday afternoon that David Michael Scott Jr. has died after suffering serious injuries in an ATV accident Thursday night.

 

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A 21-year-old Wheeling man is fighting for his life after a serious ATV accident Thursday night in Ohio County.

According to Sheriff Pat Butler, David Michael Scott Jr, was riding an ATV on Stone Church Rd around 11 p.m. Thursday, when he failed to turn, and hit a fence.

Scott was thrown from the ATV into a field. Authorities say Scott was not wearing a helmet. 

He was transported to the hospital with serious injuries.

Authorities are investigating.