Mount Morris Man Killed in ATV Crash in Alpena County

State police say a downstate man is dead after an ATV crash in Alpena County.

Troopers say they were called to a crash on Cousineau Rd. in Green Township around 8:30 p.m. Friday.

They say a man from Mount Morris (10 miles north of Flint) was driving a side-by-side seater ATV when it slid into a ditch.

MSP says the man was thrown from his seat and the vehicle rolled on top of him.

They say his passenger, a man from the nearby community of Lachine, was unhurt.

Troopers say he was unable to lift the ATV and went to a neighbor for help.

MSP says EMS then arrived and pronounced the driver deceased at the scene.

State police believe alcohol and icy roads were factors in the crash.