By Associated Press - Friday, June 20, 2014

ROXBURY, Conn. (AP) - Connecticut State Police say an 11-year-old boy has died in an ATV accident in Roxbury.

Police said Friday that the boy, Joseph Awlasewicz, had been reported missing and officers spent several hours searching for him before he was found at the scene of the crash.

Police said he was found down an embankment on Thursday and pronounced dead on the scene. He was not wearing a helmet.

The search for the boy involved the state police aviation unit and dog units.

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