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ATV Accident Sends 42-Year-Old To Hospital

Posted July 23, 2005 5:26 a.m. EDT

— A joyride on an all-terrain vehicle ended with one man being airlifted to UNC Hospitals on Saturday.

A spokesperson with the Moncure Fire Department said a 42-year-old man was trying to ride up a hill when his ATV overturned.

He was with two other people, who were not injured.

Alcohol was a factor in the accident, authorities said, and the man's injuries were not life threatening.