Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources

Wisconsin ATV/UTV fatality summary - 2018

Last updated April 30, 2018

# Date/Time County/Town City Location/Activity No.# of Vehicles Involved/Cause/Incident Factors ATV/UTV Vehicle CC/Estimated Speed Age/Gender/Residency Safety Certification/Experience (Hours) Helmet/Seatbelt Alcohol Involved/BAC
#1
01/29/2018 Unknown Columbia Co. / Lodi Frozen Lake / Recreational 1 / Broke Through Ice / Open Water; Alcohol UTV Unknown CC / Unknown MPH 48 / M / WI No / 0-100 Hours No / Yes Yes / .237
Victim traveling on frozen lake near railroad trestle bridge and broke through the ice.
#2
04/28/2018 2:48PM Monroe Co. / Angelo Private Property / Landscaping 1 / Roll Over / Speed; Inexperience UTV 614CC / 10MPH 54 / M / WI No / 0-100 Hours No / No Pending / Pending
Victim was descending a steep hillside with the UTV box full of dirt; failed to negotiate a turn to avoid a steep dug-out sand bank and rolled the UTV.
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