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Yorkshire man killed in ATV crash

MACHIAS – A Yorkshire man lost control of his ATV and was killed just after 10 p.m. Saturday on private property in the Town of Machias.

The driver, Michael D. Platt, 47, was pinned when his all-terrain vehicle overturned, according to State Police. He was taken by Mercy Flight to Erie County Medical Center where he died from his injuries.

The State Police Bureau of Criminal Investigation and Collision Reconstruction Team are continuing the investigation into the cause of the crash.