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Sept. 21, 2011: Man dies in ATV accident

At about 8 p.m. on Tuesday night, the Stevens County Sheriff's Department responded to a single ATV accident at the District 45 Dairy in Section 29 of Moore Township.

The preliminary investigation indicates that 22-year-old Jose Alfredo Cabrera Martinez, an employee of the dairy, was driving the ATV when it struck a tree, throwing him from the vehicle.

Cabrera Martinez was pronounced dead on the scene, and the accident is still under investigation.

The sheriff's office was assisted by the Hancock First Responders and the Stevens County Ambulance.