ATV wreck kills girl |

ATV wreck kills girl

An 8-year-old Carbondale girl died Sunday when the ATV she was driving ran off a trail and down an 18-foot embankment on the JQS Trail north of Rifle, said a Colorado State Patrol (CSP) report.

The CSP was not releasing the girl’s name on Monday.

The accident occurred at approximately 9:10 p.m. The girl was pronounced dead at Grand River Hospital in Rifle.

The CSP said the girl was wearing a helmet at the time of the accident. The CSP, and district attorney’s office, are still investigating the accident.

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