The Clewiston News

ATV accident claims Hendry County man’s life

CLEWISTON — FHP investigators responded to a single vehicle, single occupant traffic crash resulting in a fatality.

According to the FHP report, on April 2, at 5:22 p.m. a four-wheeled ATV driven by Robert Cram, 55, of Hendry County, was traveling west on the south grass shoulder of Montura Avenue approaching the intersection of South Coral Street at moderate-to-high speed. The ATV ramped up a shallow grade approaching the cross street and became airborne, then overturned onto the roadway, arriving at a final rest west of South Coral Street and south of Montura Avenue.

Mr. Cram was not wearing a helmet and was pronounced dead at the scene due to injuries received from the crash.

Anybody with information about the crash is asked to contact FHP.