The Tribune Democrat, Johnstown, PA

October 30, 2012

Gallitzin man dies five days after ATV accident

The Tribune-Democrat

GALLITZIN — A local man injured Oct. 19 in an all terrain vehicle accident has died as a result of his injuries.

State police at Ebensburg reported this morning that Ronald Buck, 68, of Gallitzin died at Altoona Regional Medical Center, five days after the crash.

Buck was driving a 2011 Yamaha Grizzly on Syberton Road at Lincoln Road in Allegheny Township on a wet road when the crash occurred.

Police say he attempted to make a left-hand turn onto Lincoln Road when the ATV rolled onto the right side and Buck was thrown off, sustaining a moderate head injury.

He was not wearing a helmet.


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