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ATV rider killed when ejected

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CLAIBORNE COUNTY, MS (Mississippi News Now) -

A man was killed after being thrown from a four wheeler Saturday evening in Claiborne County.

Sheriff Marvin Lucas said the accident happened around 5 p.m. on Curtis Luster Road not far from Utica.

He identified the victim as 59-year-old Danny Ray Bell.

Sheriff Lucas said Bell was riding on the paved roadway and not wearing a helmet when thrown from the ATV.

Investigators said he broke his neck and was pronounced dead at the scene.

Bell was riding with friends at the time of the accident.

He lived less than a mile from the crash scene in Claiborne County.

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