15 Year Old Boy Dies in ATV Accident

A 15 year old boy is dead tonight, after a four wheeler accident in Marquette County.

The Chocolay Township police department says it happened about one this afternoon.

They received a call from a woman concerned about her 15 year old son.

The boy had gone for a ride on his 4–wheeler and failed to return home on time.

The boy’s body was found near Heidtman road.

Preliminary examination indicates the subject hit a tree causing the accident.

The boy was not wearing a helmet.

No names are being released at this time.

Also assisting Marquette County search and rescue.

The incident is under investigation.