Posted: Aug 18, 2013 11:50 PM by MTN News
Updated: Aug 18, 2013 11:57 PM
An 8-year-old boy was flown from Sidney, Montana to Denver following an ATV accident on private property in Richland County on Saturday night.
According to the Montana Highway Patrol, the 8-year-old was driving a full-sized ATV shortly before 8:30 p.m. on the property when he lost control and the machine rolled.
The boy, who was wearing a helmet, sustained serious injuries in the rollover and was pinned underneath the ATV.
Emergency crews took the boy by road to the Sidney Health Center before he was flown to Denver.
The Montana Highway Patrol said news of the boy passing away due to injuries sustained in the crash came in at around 7:30 p.m. on Sunday.