Union County man dies in ATV rollover

Union County man dies in ATV rollover

April 23rd, 2013 by Associated Press in Local - Breaking News

MAYNARDVILLE, Tenn. - The Tennessee Highway Patrol says a Union County man has been killed when his all-terrain vehicle overturned.

Police said the man was 61-year-old Eddie W. Marvin of Maynardville lost control of the vehicle at a curve on a county road and rolled off an embankment shortly before noon.

The Knoxville News Sentinel reported the ATV had side-by-side seating and was equipped with safety belts. Troopers said Marvin wasn't buckled in nor was he using a helmet.