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One man dies following July 4 ATV accident

A 26-year-old Vermillion Township man has died following an ATV accident that occurred shortly after 5 p.m. July 4.

According to the Dakota County Sheriff's office, Isaac James Lucking was riding east on 180th Street east of Goodwin Avenue when he apparently lost control and sustained a head injury. Lucking was the only person on the ATV at the time of the crash. He was not wearing a helmet. 

Another individual on a second ATV witnessed the crash.

An air ambulance took Lucking to Regions Hospital in St. Paul. He died there over the weekend.

The Minnesota State Patrol is helping with the investigation of the crash.

Nathan Hansen

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