8-year old killed in ATV crash

SCHUYLKILL COUNTY, Pa. (WHTM) – An 8-year old girl was killed after an ATV crash Saturday night.

According to Pennsylvania State Police, the girl was riding with her father along a railroad bed in South Manheim Township, when they hit a telephone pole that was laid across the railroad bed.

The ATV flipped over at least one time. Neither the girl nor her father were wearing a helmet.

The girl was pronounced dead at the scene. Her father was taken to the hospital with moderate injuries.

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