NEW YORK STATE POLICE
Major Darrin S. Pitkin
Troop D Commander
State Police in Herkimer are investigating a fatal ATV crash that occurred April 10, 2021, on private property on Catherine Street in the town of German Flats, Herkimer County.
The investigation has revealed 52-year-old George R. White Jr., from Mooresville, North Carolina, was operating a 2007 Polaris ATV north on the private property when he failed to negotiate a turn. The ATV overturned and landed on the operator.
Mr. White was pronounced deceased at the scene.
The investigation is continuing.