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Boy Dies As Result Of ATV Accident

Monday, October 3rd, 2011 at 7:26 am

On October 2, 2011 at approximately 4:40 p.m., the Pine County Sheriff’s Office received a call of an ATV accident on Big Slough Drive in Sturgeon Lake, MN.

Deputies responded and found that a 12 year old boy overturned the Class II ATV he had been riding at the time of the incident. The ATV was pulling a horse trailer and the trailer went off the road resulting in the ATV jackknifing and tipping over.

The 12 year old boy was transported by ambulance to Mercy Hospital in Moose Lake. He later died as a result of his injuries.

The incident is classified as an accident. The case is closed pending any other information.

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