Frazeysburg Teen Dies After ATV Accident

by Jennifer Bullock on July 2, 2013 at 3:41 am

Two all-terrain vehicles collided on West Carlisle Road near Frazeysburg Monday afternoon, claiming the life of 16-year-old Zackery Jungling of Frazeysburg.

The crash took place around 5:30 PM near the intersection of West Carlisle and Ashcraft Roads in Muskingum County. An ATV, driven by 21-year-old Gregory Sparks of Frazeysburg started to slow down as he approached the intersection. A second ATV, driven by 16-year-old Jungling struck the side of Sparks’ ATV, ejecting Jungling and his passenger, 19-year-old Anthony Untied of Dresden.

Jungling was transported to Genesis Good Samaritan Hospital, where he later died from his injuries. Untied was also transported to Good Samaritan, but was treated and released.

The State Highway Patrol, and both the Frazeysburg and Dresden Fire Departments responded to the scene.

The accident remains under investigation.