Male juvenile dies in ATV rollover near Fertile

Times Report

A male juvenile was pronounced dead at the scene of an ATV rollover Thursday evening near Fertile. 

Polk County Sheriff’s Office responded to a report of an ATV rollover at approximately 5:53 p.m. on July 2 at 435th St SW in Fertile west of the Sand Hill River. First responders attempted lifesaving efforts but the operator, identified as 16-year-old Jude Walter Olson, was pronounced dead at the scene. 

It appears Olson lost control of the ATV and struck a tree. 

County EMS and Fertile Fire Department also responded.