- Associated Press - Monday, January 4, 2016

WESTWEGO, La. (AP) - Officials say a 43-year-old Harvey man has died after an all-terrain vehicle he was riding crashed into a tree.

The Jefferson Parish Sheriff’s Office tells local media outlets that the crash happened Sunday evening.

Sheriff’s office spokesman Col. John Fortunato says the man, identified as Don Smith, was riding a friend’s four-wheeler near Westwego when he lost control and struck a tree around 5:30 p.m.

Fortunato says Smith was pronounced dead at the scene.


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