HUNTSVILLE — A 32-year-old man was killed in an ATV accident in the Low Gap community near here Sunday night.

Marco Maley, 32, died after losing control of his ATV on Low Gap Road south of Huntsville.

The accident occurred after Maley and a fellow rider were encountered by a Sheriff’s Department deputy on Low Gap Road shortly after 11 p.m. Sunday night.

Scott County Sheriff Ronnie Phillips said Tuesday morning that rumors of a pursuit leading to the crash were unfounded.

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