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Man killed in ATV crash Tuesday

JONESBORO, AR (KAIT) -

A 22-year-old man was killed in an ATV crash early Tuesday morning.

According to Randolph County Sheriff Gary Tribble, the crash happened around 1:50 a.m. in the 300-block of Jansen Trail, outside of Pocahontas.

Two people were on the all-terrain vehicle when it ran off the road “at a high rate of speed,” according to Tribble.

The driver lost control and both people were thrown off. Deputies suspect they hit a nearby tree.

Zachery Vandergriff was the passenger on the ATV. He was killed in the crash.

Tribble said the case is still under investigation. 

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