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Eufaula teen dies in ATV accident

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Posted at 12:18 PM, Jun 11, 2017
and last updated 2017-06-11 17:22:39-04

EUFAULA - Oklahoma Highway Patrol reported that a Eufaula teen died Sunday after an ATV accident.

A 15-year-old boy was critically injured in an ATV accident Saturday night, was transported to a hospital and Sunday morning died of his injuries, according to the OHP report.  

The accident occurred about a mile east of Eufaula.

According to the OHP, the teen was jumping dirt mounds and crashed the vehicle, a 2007 Kawasaki brute force 750 ATV. Troopers say he was not wearing a helmet at the time of the accident. 

The young boy was not identified because of his age. 

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