Iron Mountain man injured as UTV rolls over, breaks utility pole

A Florence County Sheriff's Office patrol vehicle. (WLUC image)

FLORENCE COUNTY, Wis. (WLUC) - An Iron Mountain man was injured in a UTV crash Wednesday night in Florence County.

The Florence County Sheriff's Office says the crash was reported around 9:00 p.m. Wednesday on the graded ATV trail that runs parallel with US-2 one mile west of Florence.

Authorities say the UTV rolled over and broke off a utility pole. A 51-year-old Iron Mountain man had to be removed from the UTV. He was taken by ambulance to Dickinson County Healthcare System. His name and condition have not been released.

Florence EMS, Beacon Ambulance, Florence Fire and Florence Utilities also assisted on the scene.

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