Man Found Dead Beneath All-Terrain Vehicle


A man was found dead under his ATV Thursday morning near Geronimo Estates.

A resident and a county worker reportedly came upon the man about 8 a.m. off Forest Road 3099 and the Control Road.

Officers determined the man was traveling south on FR 3099 to the Control Road when he lost control, the ATV flipped and he was pinned underneath, according to the Gila County Sheriff’s Office.

The man crashed either late Wednesday night or early Thursday morning.

His identity has not been released pending next of kin notification.


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