- Associated Press - Thursday, April 28, 2016

FULTON, Miss. (AP) - Itawamba County deputies are investigating an all-terrain vehicle accident that claimed the life of an 11-year-old boy in the Peaceful Valley community.

Sheriff Chris Dickinson tells the Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal (https://bit.ly/1UiWZs2) the boy was on a four-wheeler on Van Buren Road around 4 p.m. Tuesday when a car hit the ATV.

Coroner Shelia Summerford identified the child as Carter Lemons.

Dickinson says the driver of the car was taken to a hospital with non-life threatening injuries.

Dickinson says the sheriff’s department is still investigating the accident and has called in the Mississippi Highway Patrol reconstruction team to assist.

He says no charges have been filed against the other driver.


Information from: Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal, https://djournal.com

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