ATV Crash In Thornton

by Christian Mower on September 24, 2014

There was an ATV accident in Thornton last night resulting in the loss of a young man. At 6:30 PM the NH State Police, Troop F, Thornton Police Department and NH Fish and Game responded to a four wheeled OHRV collision on Waterthorn Road in Thornton. 33-year-old Justin Atwood, of Thornton had skidded off the roadway into a heavily wooded area. During the course of the investigation, Troopers determined that Atwood was driving too fast for the conditions of the roadway, which lead him to lose control and skid off the roadway into a wooded embankment. Authorities attempted to perform CPR but it did not succeed Atwood was pronounced deceased on scene.