St. Cloud man dead in ATV crash in Osceola County, FHP says

Troopers say man had lost control of ATV, sideswiped another ATV


ST. CLOUD, Fla. – A 39-year-old St. Cloud man is dead after an all-terrain vehicle crash in Osceola County, according to the Florida Highway Patrol.

It happened at 3:30 p.m. Saturday at Holopaw Groves and Eight Mile Ranch roads.

Troopers said the man, who was not identified, and Michael Kuffermann, 27, of Tampa, were traveling on their ATVs on a dirt path at Suburban Estates near the intersection.

As both entered a curve on the path, the man lost control of his ATV and sideswiped Kuffermann's ATV, troopers said.

The man was taken to Orlando Regional Medical Center, where he was pronounced dead, according to FHP.

Troopers said the crash remains under investigation.