KALISPELL - A 41-year-old man from Kalispell died and his passenger was seriously injured in a Sunday afternoon in an ATV crash.
The Montana Highway Patrol (MHP) reports the accident happened shortly before 5 p.m. Sunday on Whitefish Stage Road near Kalispell.
The driver of the ATV was traveling a high rate of speed when he crashed into a vehicle that was making a left-hand run, according to MHP.
The victim — whose name has not been released — was taken to Logan Health where he later passed away.
A 43-year-old woman from Marion, who was a passenger on the ATV, suffered serious injuries, according to MHP.
An investigation into the crash is continuing.