The Fayette County Sheriff is investigating an All Terrain Vehicle accident that sent a minor to the hospital.


It happened at about 12:30pm Monday (July 13) at a home on Great River Road, near Clermont. A girl and a boy were riding an ATV on the property, when the driver lost control going down a hill. The sheriff did not indicate who was driving, or give out names

The ATV rolled over, the two were ejected, and the driver became pinned under the vehicle.

One of the minors was taken to the West Union hospital, then flown to Mayo Hospital in Rochester, Minnesota, for treatment.

The Clermont Fire Department assisted the Fayette County Sheriff, which continues to look into the matter.

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