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ATV accident kills Forest City man

FOREST CITY — A Forest City man is dead after an ATV accident late Monday night.

The Iowa State Patrol says an ATV was traveling through a field west of Forest City near the intersection of 340th Street and 160th Avenue when it went off a terrace and began to roll.

49-year-old John West was ejected from the vehicle and was pronounced dead at the scene. 23-year-old Terence West was transported by MercyOne Air Med to MercyOne North Iowa Medical Center in Mason City with non-life-threatning injuries.

The accident remains under investigation.

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