70-Year-Old Man Dies after Douglas County ATV-Pickup Collision

70-Year-Old Man Dies after Douglas County ATV-Pickup Collision Photo: Douglas County Sheriff's Department

October 11, 2017 12:56 PM

A 70-year-old Hoffman man has died after the ATV he was driving was struck by a pickup truck in Douglas County Tuesday afternoon. 

The Douglas County Sheriff's Department said Wednesday that Phillip John Koehntop died after being airlifted to the St. Cloud Hospital following the crash.


The crash occurred about 3:21 p.m. Tuesday when a 1992 Dodge Dakota driven by a 76-year-old Hoffman man collided with Koehntop, who was driving a 2016 Honda ATV near County Road 25 Southwest and Boxelder Drive Southwest.

The driver of the pickup was uninjured. 

The Ramsey County Medical Examiner will conduct Koehntop's autopsy. The crash is still under investigation.


Michael Oakes

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