Springfield man dies in ATV crash

SPRINGFIELD, Mo. (AP) -- A southwest Missouri man has died in an all-terrain vehicle crash.

The Missouri State Highway Patrol says 26-year-old Landen N. Johnson died in the crash Saturday three miles west of Sweden in Douglas County. He was ejected from the vehicle after it struck an embankment.

Johnson was pronounced dead at the scene, and was not wearing a helmet.

(Information in the following story is from: Springfield News-Leader,