Man killed in Vernon Co. ATV accident

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TOWN OF FOREST, Wis. (WEAU) -- One person is killed in ATV accident this weekend in Vernon County.

According to deputies, it happened Saturday afternoon on Moon Ridge Road in the Town of Forest.

A release from the Vernon County Sheriff's Office says Kevin Kerl, 54, of Janesville was pulling a trailer with wood up a steep hill on an ATV.

The ATV began to spin, Kerl lost control, and then fell 20 feet over a steep embankment.

Kerl was pronounced dead at the scene.

The accident is still under investigation.

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