Libby Woman Dies in ATV Crash

By Beacon Staff

MISSOULA — A 46-year-old Libby woman was killed and her passenger was injured in a weekend all-terrain vehicle crash near Libby.

The Montana Highway Patrol reports the crash happened at 12:20 p.m. Sunday on Parmenter Creek Road southwest of Libby.

The patrol says the woman lost control while making a sharp turn onto a trail and the ATV tipped. She died at the scene. Her name hasn’t been released.

KECI-TV reports the passenger, a 53-year-old woman from Washington state, was taken to the Kalispell hospital with unknown injuries.

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