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LaFargeville man loses control of UTV, dies, cops say

CLAYTON, N.Y. - Police say an upstate New York man is dead after his utility vehicle overturned and ejected him.

The crash happened Monday at around 5:30 p.m. in Clayton. Police say 32-year-old Jeffrey Minnick lost control of his UTV on a gravel roadway and overturned. The LaFargeville man and a 17-year-old passenger were ejected.

Minnick was pronounced dead at a hospital. The teenager was treated for injuries that aren't life-threatening.

The crash remains under investigation.


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