ATV accident kills 85-year-old near Louisburg

An 85-year-old man spraying chemicals on thistles in his Miami County pasture was killed over the weekend when the all-terrain vehicle he was riding overturned in a ditch.

Edward Reed of rural Louisburg was found dead on the scene near Oxford Road and 290th Terrace about a mile southwest of Louisburg late Sunday afternoon, according to the Miami County Sheriff’s office.