Jan 19, 2014 1:37 PM
According to the California Highway Patrol, Michael Leroy Owens of Oroville, was killed this morning when he collided with a tree.
Owens, 41, of Oroville was traveling southbound on Cohasset Road at a high rate of speed when he attempted to make a turn and went off the road on his Suzuki 250 Quad ATV. Owens collided with a tree and was pronounced dead at the scene.
According to initial reports, there has been a fatal ATV crash near Cohasset Road in Cohasset.
At approximately 10:33 am Cal Fire responded to a call regarding an ATV crash about two miles past where the pavement ends on Cohasset Road.
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