ATV Crash In Jackson County, Illinois Injures Six Girls

There was an ATV accident in Jackson County (Southern Illinois) on Tuesday, August 6, 2013, that injured six girls.

According to the Illinois State Police (ISP), the accident involved an ATV that overturned as it was turning onto a private road.  Five passengers were ejected; and the youngest girl sustained “severe injuries” as she was pinned under the ATV’s rollbar.

The girls’ ages range from 6-16 years old.

Additional details and possible updates can be seen in a variety of media sources, including the August 8 KFVS article titled “Police: 6 girls hurt in southern Ill. ATV wreck” as well as the August 6 WPSD article titled “6 girls hurt in severe ATV crash.”


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