Tremonton boy, 9, dies in ATV accident

Posted at 11:50 AM, Jul 10, 2015
and last updated 2015-07-10 13:57:09-04

TREMONTON, Utah — A 9-year-old boy died Thursday morning from injuries sustained in an ATV accident.

According to a press release from the Box Elder County Sheriff’s Office, the accident occurred around 11:15 on private property near 5900 W 10400 N.

The press release said the boy was driving the ATV and he had a passenger – a 16-year old boy from Texas.

The passenger sustained minor injuries, the press release said, and neither of the boys were wearing helmets.