MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — A Belgrade man has died after the ATV he was driving was struck by an SUV Tuesday morning.
The Stearns County Sheriff’s Office says 76-year-old Daniel Schwieters was driving his ATV south on County Road 175 in Lake George Township around 8 a.m. Just as he was about to turn left onto 265th Street, he was struck from behind by the SUV driven by Juan Martinez, 27, of Melrose.READ MORE: With Derek Chauvin's Trial Approaching, Protesters March Through Downtown Minneapolis
Schwieters was ejected from the ATV as a result of the crash and subsequently suffered a severe head wound. He was airlifted to St. Cloud Hospital where he later died.READ MORE: No Injuries After Train Derailment In Plymouth
Hernandez was evaluated and released at the scene.MORE NEWS: George Floyd's Cause Of Death, Derek Chauvin's Force Will Be Keys At Trial
The incident remains under investigation.