84-year-old Theresa man dies after suffering medical problem on ATV

84-year-old Theresa man dies after suffering medical problem on ATV

THERESA, N.Y. (WWNY) - New York State Police say an 84-year-old man is dead after suffering a medical problem while riding an ATV Friday night.

Around 7:30 PM, Responders were called to County Route 136, also known as Douglas Crossing Road.

The area where the man suffered the medical problem on the ATV was further back from any road or driveway. Responders could be seen making their way through backyards and fields to the site of the accident.

There is an ATV trail in the area. It is unknown if the ATV was travelling that trail leading up to the crash.

State Police say the man had an extensive medical history.

Responders include New York State Police, Thousand Islands Rescue, Theresa Fire Department, and Philadelphia Fire Department. Fort Drum Rescue and Evans Mills Fire Department were also called to the scene.

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