Backus ATV Crash Results in Injuries
Cass County Sheriff Tom Burch reports that on October 16th 2021 at 12:50 PM, the Cass County Sheriff’s Office received a report of an ATV crash with injuries on the Bull Moose Trail, in Bull Moose Township, rural Backus MN. Deputies and responders arrived and learned that a 2017 Honda ATV had left the trail, striking a tree. The driver of the machine, a juvenile female, age 14 of St. Cloud MN was treated on scene and transported via helicopter to a St Cloud Hospital with serious injuries. The passenger, a juvenile female, age 9 of St Cloud MN, was treated on scene. The investigation indicated that helmets were not worn by either juvenile.
Assisting at the scene were Backus Responders & Fire, North Memorial Ambulance and North Memorial Air Care.