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9-year-old boy killed in ATV crash in Morrison County

A file photo of a side-by-side ATV Photo: KSTP. A file photo of a side-by-side ATV

Kyle Brown
Updated: October 05, 2021 02:03 PM
Created: October 04, 2021 04:33 PM

A 9-year-old boy died after he was launched from an ATV during a crash Saturday evening in rural Morrison County.

According to the Morrison County Sheriff's Office, deputies responded to a report of an ATV crash with injuries just after 5 p.m. on a property off of 103rd Street, east of 400th Avenue, in Lakin Township.

A 10-year-old boy was driving a Polaris side-by-side ATV with the 9-year-old passenger near a cornfield when the driver lost control, flipping the ATV and ejecting both occupants.

Lifesaving measures on the 9-year-old were unsuccessful, and he was pronounced dead at the scene, the sheriff's office said. The 10-year-old was taken to a hospital in St. Cloud with minor injuries and was later released.


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