Fatal ATV Accident in Albion

A Pulaski man died in an accident while riding his ATV along a private trail in Albion.

State Police say that Saturday evening, Christopher F. Carrier, 45, of 554 Centerville Rd., Pulaski was driving his ATV on a private trail not far from Centerville Rd. in the town of Albion.

The ATV hit a wire that was about 18 inches off the ground, police said. The wire sprung up and caught Carrier in the neck.

He was thrown from the ATV, as was his passenger, Desmond Parsons, 22, of 600 Centerville Rd., Pulaski.

Police say Carrier suffered a severe neck injury and was pronounced dead at Oswego Hospital less than two hours after the 8:10 p.m. accident.

Parsons was treated at a Syracuse hospital for a shoulder injury.