abc
QUICK LINKS:

Iron Range Man Injured in ATV Accident

Updated: 05/27/2014 10:29 AM
Created: 05/25/2014 10:41 PM WDIO.com

An Iron Range man suffered multiple injuries when his ATV flipped in Mt. Iron on Sunday.

The St. Louis County Sheriff's Office said deputies responded to the 4800 block of Butler Road in Mt. Iron just after 7:30 p.m.

Deputies said the driver, 29-year-old Mitchell Joe Orso of Virginia, Minn., was headed south on Butler Road when he lost control of the ATV. Deputies said Orso was thrown off and then struck by the ATV.

Orso sustained multiple injuries, including head injuries, according to the St. Louis County Sheriff's Office. As of Monday, he was in an intensive care unit.

Front Page

  • Shaniya Chism Missing Duluth Kids Found in Buffalo, New York

    The Duluth Police Department says two children reported missing have been found safe.  The department announced Friday evening that 7-month-old Shaniya Chism and 2-year-old Jameicia Chapman were found in Buffalo, New York.

  • Girls-Only Shop Class Aims to Narrow Industry Gender Gaps

    More women are now pursuing STEM fields, but there's still huge gender gaps in industries like manufacturing, machining and carpentry. a girls-only shop class at one Northland high school might be a way to change that.

  • FEMA Awards Grant to Lake County to Mitigate Structure Fires

    FEMA has awarded Lake County, Minnesota over $500,000 in a grant for the addition of metal roofing to 65 residential and commercial structures. Construction on some of the buildings can start as soon as the roofing season in northeastern Minnesota begins.

  • MN Congressional Delegation and Lt. Gov. Meet at White House About Steel Imports

    Minnesota's federal lawmakers met with officials at the White House on Friday, to press their case about the problem of steel imports.

  • Gogebic Taconite Withdraws Wisconsin Application

    The state Department of Natural Resources says a company that was looking to open a huge iron mine in northern Wisconsin has officially withdrawn its plans. Gogebic Taconite was considering digging a 4½-mile long mine in the Penokee Hills just south of Lake Superior but announced last month it was closing its office in Hurley and future investment in the project wasn't feasible.

 
Advertisement