Hutchinson Man Injured in ATV Accident 02 Sep 13

A Hutchinson man was injured in an ATV accident Friday evening in Meeker County, South of Grove City.

72-year-old Charles Shaw was taken to Meeker Memorial Hospital in Litchfield for treatment of non-life threatening injuries.

The Meeker County Sheriff’s Office says Shaw was driving a 4-wheel ATV in the south ditch of Highway 23 about  ½ mile west of 558th Avenue when the vehicle rolled, throwing Shaw from the vehicle.  A Minnesota State Trooper on routine patrol came across the accident just moments after it happened.

Family members were also riding in the area, but did not see the accident.

The accident happened just before 6pm.