NHL player's uncle killed in Minn. ATV accident

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A Roseau, Minn., man killed Tuesday in an ATV accident on a frontage road near Roseau was the uncle of a pro hockey star, Forum Communications reports, citing the Minnesota State Patrol.

Don Byfuglien, 53, uncle of Roseau native Dustin Byfuglien, who plays for the NHL's Winnipeg Jets, was driving the ATV when it hit a 1997 Ford Aspire driven by Joann Eisele, 51, of Middle River, Minn., Forum says.

Byfuglien was thrown from the vehicle, Forum reports. The driver of the car was not injured.

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