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Libby woman dies in ATV crash Sunday

Published On: Oct 14 2013 07:16:24 AM MDT   Updated On: Oct 14 2013 02:57:09 PM MDT
Glacier County wreck leaves one man dead, four hospitalized

A 46-year-old Libby woman died in an ATV crash Sunday afternoon.

Montana Highway Patrol says the crash happened on Parmenter Creek Road near Libby at 12:20 p.m. 

The Libby woman was driving the ATV, lost control while making a sharp turn onto a trail, and tipped the vehicle.  She was pronounced dead on scene. 

There was one passenger in the ATV at the time of the crash, a 53-year-old woman from Washington.  She was taken to Kalispell Regional Medical Center with unknown injuries.  Neither woman was wearing a helmet.

MHP says alcohol and speed were factors in the crash.