48-year-old dies in ATV accident


FRANKFORT, Ky. (WTVQ) –  A 48-year-old Franklin, Ky., man was killed Friday morning when he lost control of the ATV he was driving and crashed.

According to the Kentucky State Police, Gary Tate was driving an 2019 Arctic Cat all-terrain vehicle on Glenns Creek Road in Franklin County just before 9 a.m. Friday when he lost control and crashed.

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As a result Tate was fatally injured, and pronounced dead at Frankfort Regional Medical Center, according to the KSP.

The ongoing investigation is being conducted by KSP Post 12 Trooper Derris Hedger. He was assisted by additional KSP Post 12 personnel, Franklin County Fire Department, and Frankfort EMS.