By James Lipinski. From WBEN. Originally posted: June 4, 2015. Original Article.


A 52-year-old Genesee County man was killed last evening when the ATV on which he was giving a 7-year-old passenger a ride, overstrained and tumbled down a hill.

The victim was James Lipinski of Richly Road in Darien.

The 7-year-old was identified as a family friend. The child was not seriously injured.

Police said the little girl ran about a half-mile through fields to get help from a local farmer.

The accident happened in the Richly and Colby Road area of Darien.