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Accident in Niwot claims the life of a Boulder County employee

 

Last updated 5/2/2017 at Noon

Faulkner Merdes, d. 2014 (Courtesy photo: Boulder County Parks & Open Space) The Boulder County Parks & Open Space Department has provided a courtesy photo of Faulkner Merdes. Merdes was killed in an ATV accident at the Bielens-Hock property, which includes the Lobo Trail, and was previously identified publicly by the Boulder County Coroner's Office.

A Boulder County Parks & Open Space employee was killed in an ATV accident near the Lobo Trail on the Bielens-Hock property

Niwot - Just after 11:00 am this morning, a Boulder County employee called 911 to report that one of his co-workers had been found along the Lobo Trail, unconscious, with his ATV on top of him. The man's two co-workers were able to move the ATV off of him; while one began CPR, the other called for help. Despite resuscitative efforts, the man was pronounced dead at the scene.

The three men were working on the county-owned Bielens-Hock property, which is south...



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