Polebridge Man Killed in ATV Accident

Scott Lawrence Anderson was killed Saturday when his four-wheeler struck a tree

By Justin Franz

A 47-year-old Polebridge man was killed on Aug. 8 when the four-wheeler he was driving went off the road and crashed into a tree.

The accident occurred shortly after 5 p.m. along Red Meadow Road, about 5 miles west of the North Fork Road north of Polebridge.

Flathead County Sheriff Chuck Curry said Scott Lawrence Anderson was driving the vehicle with his 8-year-old son when the crash occurred. The young boy was transported to the hospital with non-life threatening injuries. Anderson was pronounced dead at the scene.

The cause of the crash is under investigation.

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