ATV accident leaves man seriously wounded

Published 12:00 am Sunday, August 10, 2008

NATCHEZ — Adrian L. Sharp’s ATV ride Friday evening took a turn for the worse.

Sharp, who is from Clayton, La., was riding a 3-wheeler on Louisiana 567 in Catahoula Parish when he lost control and hit a tree, Louisiana State Police officials said.

The initial collision threw sharp off the ATV and into another tree.

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Sharp was wearing a helmet, but was still seriously injured.

“This is just another terrible example of why ATVs should not be operated on the roadway, Trooper Scott Moreau said.