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6/13/2017 - UTV Accident Results in Teens Death
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A 14-year-old boy is dead and two juveniles injured after a UTV accident on Friday night on a ranch near Canby, CA.
The Modoc County Sheriff's Office received a 9-1-1 call from the victims mother stating that her son had flipped their UTV and was not responding.
Fire and EMS were immediately dispatched to the scene, and the 14-year-old was transported to Modoc Medical Center where he later died.
Deputies learned from witnesses that the three boys were riding the UTV back towards the families' residence on a gravel road when the driver lost control and the UTV rolled over.
Two juvenile passengers that were riding in the UTV suffered minor injuries in the crash.
The accident remains under investigation.
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