UTV crash claims young life

UTV crash claims young life

CLAY COUNTY, AR (KAIT) - An 11-year-old boy died Sunday when a utility vehicle rolled over onto him.

The crash happened around 10 a.m. on Clay County Road 401, according to Deputy Robert White.

An 11-year-old girl was driving a side by side utility vehicle with two young passengers when it overturned, landing on one boy's head and chest. White said the boy suffered skull fractures.

He was taken to Arkansas Methodist Medical Center in Paragould where he later died.

The driver and other passenger, a 5-year-old boy, suffered minor scratches and bruises.

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