Man dies while ATV riding in Arizona desert

Man dies while ATV riding in Arizona desert

Man dies while ATV riding in Arizona desert

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by Associated Press

azfamily.com

Posted on July 13, 2014 at 2:00 PM

Updated Wednesday, Jul 16 at 12:24 PM

GREEN VALLEY, Ariz. (AP) -- A man who lost control of his all-terrain vehicle while riding in the southern Arizona desert has died.

The Pima County Sheriff's Office says deputies responded Saturday around 11:40 a.m. to an area near Green Valley, about 10 miles southwest of Mission and McGee Ranch roads.

They say 68-year-old Terry Duncan and a friend were riding when Duncan lost control and hit his head.

The friend attempted life-saving measures but Duncan was unresponsive.

Authorities say Duncan was not wearing a helmet. Neither alcohol nor drugs is believed to be a factor in the incident.

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