Iron Range Man Injured in ATV Accident

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

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.

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