Driver air lifted to hospital after ATV collision near Athens

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A serious ATV collision that took place near Athens over the weekend left a 24-year-old man with life-altering injuries, Leeds OPP report.

Police were dispatched to the scene on Big Water’s Lane on Sunday, April 21, just before 4 p.m. The lone driver was air-lifted by Air Ornge to a hospital in Kingston for treatment.

OPP collision reconstructionists, along with amembers of the Traffic Collision Investigation Team, attended the scene to assist with the investigation. The area has since re-opened. 

Leeds OPP is asking the public for their assistance. If you or someone you know witnessed the incident, or has home surveillance or dash camera footage of the incident, contact the OPP at 1-888-310-1122. If you wish to remain anonymous, call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477 or leave your tip online at

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