Lakeside man dies in ATV accident


LAKESIDE, Mont. - A Lakeside man died yesterday after an ATV accident, Montana Highway Patrol officials say. The accident took place at Adams Street and Bower Road in Lakeside.

Highway Patrol said the man was driving west on Adams street when he tried too negotiate a curve in the road. His Honda ATV left the road and rolled over one-and-a-half times. The driver fell to the ground, which caused a fatal injury.

Alcohol is suspected as a factor in the accident, and the man was not wearing a helmet, according to Highway Patrol officials. This is the 72nd highway fatality of the year.