Cloverdale man dies in ATV crash


CLOVERDALE -- A Putnam County man was killed in an ATV crash early this morning near here.

Andrew Altenburger, 28, Cloverdale, was pronounced dead at the scene by Putnam County Coroner Dr. Anne Horstman.

According to the Putnam County Sheriff's Office, Altenburger was riding a four-wheel ATV in a field west of County Road 23-L south of Cloverdale, and reportedly struck a surface drain. The ATV reportedly rolled and ejected the driver.

Assisting at the scene were Ottoville Fire Department, Ottoville and Putnam County EMS and the Lima post of the Ohio Highway Patrol.

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