Man killed after ATV crash near Hamilton


MISSOULA, Mont. - A 38-year-old male died after he was transported to the Marcus Daly Hospital in Hamilton, after an ATV crash.

It happened on Friday at 8:30 p.m. the vehicle was traveling westbound, on Montana 38 on Skalkaho Highway. The driver failed to maintain control and drove off the left side of the road. He went down in an embankment and crashed into a group of trees.

The Montana Highway Patrol says the case is under investigation. They don't know if alcohol played a factor but speed did.

The male driver was not wearing a helmet.