A 46-year-old North Bend man was pronounced dead following a Saturday evening accident, released information from the Dodge County Sheriff’s Office says.
On Saturday, August 19 at approximately 7:54 p.m., a Polaris ATV driven by the deceased, Jason Daugherty, of North Bend, was northbound on Mulberry Street, just north of 10th Street in North Bend.
The ATV left the roadway to the east and entered a private drive, where it struck a parked vehicle and Daugherty was ejected from the ATV.
North Bend Rescue responded to the accident, where Daugherty was pronounced deceased at the scene.
According to information released by the Dodge County Sheriff’s Office, a helmet was not in use and alcohol is believed to be a factor in the accident.
The investigation is being conducted by Dodge County Sheriff’s Office, which is ongoing pending lab results.