DAFTER TOWNSHIP, MI-- A 29-year-old man has been seriously injured in an ATV crash in Chippewa County.
Troopers from the Sault Ste. Marie Post were dispatched Wednesday around 8:15 p.m. to a camp on West 11 Mile Road in Dafter Township. They found a man lying unconscious next to a four-wheeler.
Investigation revealed the rider lost control of the ATV, which struck a tree.
The man was taken to War Memorial Hospital, then flown to Spectrum Hospital in Grand Rapids in critical condition.
Officials say he wasn’t wearing a helmet and alcohol is believed to be a factor in the crash.