AuSable Forks man dies in ATV accident

KEESEVILLE — An AuSable Forks man was found dead underneath his four-wheeler Sunday night after an accident in which the vehicle flipped on top on him.

State Police reported Monday morning that they had responded around 7:40 p.m. Sunday to a report of an all-terrain vehicle accident on Trout Pond Road in Keeseville. When they arrived, they found Adrian J. Bombard, 56, of AuSable Forks, dead on an ATV trail, underneath his ATV.

Police said their investigation revealed that Bombard was traveling north on the trail when his ATV struck a log. The ATV overturned, the rider was ejected, and the ATV came to rest on top of him.

Bombard’s body was taken to Champlain Valley Physicians Hospital in Plattsburgh, where an autopsy is tentatively scheduled for Tuesday, police said.


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