Warren man killed in ATV crash in Palmer

PALMER, Mass. (WWLP) – A young man was killed in an ATV crash in Palmer Friday afternoon.

Palmer Detective Sgt. Christopher Burns told 22News that the 21-year old man was riding a three-wheel ATV on the property of the Crossroads Bar on Park Street when he struck a dumpster around 12:40 Friday afternoon.

Massachusetts Environmental Police Spokeswoman Amy Mahler identified the victim as Abel Santos, 21, of Warren.  Santos was rushed to Wing memorial hospital where he later died.  Mahler said Santos was not wearing a helmet.


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