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Mom killed, child injured in ATV crash

4 years 10 months 2 weeks ago Friday, January 13 2017 Jan 13, 2017 January 13, 2017 8:14 PM January 13, 2017 in News
Source: WBRZ
By: Brett Buffington

ETHEL - East Feliciana Sheriff's Deputies are investigating an ATV crash that killed a 27-year-old mother Friday afternoon.

Sheriff Jeff Travis tells News 2 the mom - who has not yet been identified - and her four-year-old daughter were riding a four-wheeler down the side of Dennis Mack Ln. when they crashed into a tree around 5:00 p.m.

Both mom and daughter were ejected from the four-wheeler. The mother was pronounced dead at the scene.

Family members rushed the little girl to a hospital with minor injuries.

It's unclear if mom and daughter were wearing helmets.

The sheriff's office will notify all family members before releasing the name of the victim.

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