Teen dies in ATV accident in Chambers County
CHAMBERS COUNTY, Ala. (WTVM) - A single-vehicle crash has claimed the life of a LaFayette teen.
The crash happened shortly before 12:30 a.m. Sunday on Chamber County Road 62, about 11 miles northwest of LaFayette. The 17-year-old victim was fatally injured when the off-road vehicle being operated veered off the roadway while negotiating a curve, overturned, and ejected the teen from the ATV, officials say.
The victim was pronounced dead at the scene. The Alabama Law Enforcement Agency is continuing its investigation.
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