• Latrobe man killed in ATV crash

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    COOK TOWNSHIP, Pa. - A Latrobe man was killed early Sunday morning in an all-terrain vehicle accident.

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    The Westmoreland County coroner said Nickolas Taylor, 24, was driving the ATV along Bethel Church Road in Cook Township around 2:40 a.m. when he failed to negotiate a turn and hit a guide rail.

    He was thrown from the ATV and was found in a grassy area, officials said.


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    Investigators said Taylor was not wearing a helmet at the time of the crash.

    The coroner said Taylor died of blunt-force injuries to the head and neck.

    His death has been ruled an accident.


     

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