Man in critical condition after ATV crash

Photo Courtesy: MGNonline
Photo Courtesy: MGNonline

SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (WWLP) – A 29 year-old man is in critical condition following a weekend ATV accident in Springfield’s Sixteen Acres neighborhood.

Police Sgt. John Delaney told 22News that officers were called to Leatherleaf Drive and Keddy Street around 8:30 Sunday night, where they found a 29 year-old man who had hit his head on the curb after his ATV flipped over.

The ATV driver, who Delaney says lives on Leatherleaf Drive, was taken to Baystate Medical Center and is listed in critical condition.

Delaney says that there was another ATV driver who was racing in the area, but he did not stop after the victim crashed.

Police are still looking into the accident.

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