Woman killed in ATV accident in Ryegate

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RYEGATE — A 78-year-old woman from Ryegate died from an accident involving an ATV this afternoon.

Emergency workers were notified of an unresponsive female in Ryegate at around 1 p.m.

Authorities say Marjory Cassidy was located approximately 80 feet down a ravine, on the ground next to an ATV.

EMS crews initiated CPR, but she was pronounced deceased at the scene.

According to police, Cassidy backed her ATV too close to the ravine causing it to roll down.