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Boy Killed in ATV Crash

Posted on: 11:06 am, November 19, 2012, by


TOWAMENSING TOWNSHIP– State police said a young boy died after an ATV crash Saturday afternoon in Carbon County.

Investigators said the 12-year-old was a passenger on an ATV driven by a 31-year-old family member when the ATV crashed on a wooded trail at the corner of Strohl’s Valley Road and Spruce Hollow Road near Lehighton.

The boy died at the scene. Police have ruled his death an accident.

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