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Bemidji man, 23, dies in ATV crash

ITASCA COUNTY -- A 23-year-old Bemidji man died in a weekend ATV accident in rural Itasca County in northwest Minnesota.

The Itasca County Sheriff’s Office received a report of an ATV accident on North Wassen Lake Road at midnight on Saturday, July 21, according to a press release from the sheriff’s office.

Upon arrival, emergency responders found that Kyle Desmond Sagedahl, 23, of Bemidji, had suffered life-threatening injuries. Sagedahl was transported to North Memorial Hospital in the Twin Cities via Life Link Air Care where he died as a result of his injuries.

Alcohol is believed to be a factor in the accident and the Itasca County Sheriff’s Office is still investigating, the press release said.

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