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Woman carried to nearby home after ATV accident

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WINNESHIEK COUNTY (KWWL) -

A man carried an injured woman to a nearby home after an ATV crash in Winneshiek County.

The Winneshiek County Sheriff's Office says 29-year-old Jacob Huinker was headed north on 245th Avenue, near Conover Road, when he lost control of the ATV on a curve. Deputies say Huinker told them he was driving at a high rate of speed and forgot about the curve.

A passenger on the ATV, 26-year-old Effie Huinker, was injured when the ATV went into the ditch.

Deputies say Jacob carried Effie to a nearby home to get help.

Jacob was charged with failure to maintain control and illegal operation on a public roadway.

 

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