Fatal ATV accident in Manti Canyon Recreation Area

Posted at 8:57 PM, Jul 22, 2013
and last updated 2013-07-22 22:57:31-04

SANPETE COUNTY, Utah – A man was killed after an all-terrain vehicle accident in Manti Canyon Recreation Area Monday.

Sanpete County Sheriff’s Office officials said deputies were called to the scene of the accident at about 5 p.m., where they found a critically injured man.

A medical helicopter was dispatched, and the man was airlifted. The man died around 6 p.m.

Officials are still investigating the cause of the accident. The identity of the victim has not been released.

FOX 13 News will have more information as it becomes available.