Woman Dies in ATV Crash Early on Jan. 1 Near Harlem

The driver overcorrected, causing the ATV to roll, throwing the man and the woman from the vehicle just after 4 a.m. on Jan. 1

By Associated Press

GREAT FALLS — A 30-year-old woman was killed when a speeding all-terrain vehicle hit a patch of ice while turning a corner near Harlem, the Montana Highway Patrol reported.

The driver overcorrected, causing the ATV to roll, throwing the man and the woman from the vehicle just after 4 a.m. on Jan. 1, ABC Fox Montana reports. Neither was wearing a helmet. The driver was not injured, the patrol said.

The roads were wet and icy. The victim’s name has not been released.

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