1 child killed, 3 others hurt in Barron County UTV crash

1 child killed, 3 others hurt in Barron County UTV crash

Created: August 28, 2020 11:51 AM

CUMBERLAND, Wis. (AP) - One child died and three others were hurt, including one critically, when their off-road vehicle overturned in Barron County. Sheriff’s deputies responded to the crash east of Cumberland Thursday afternoon.

Four children, ages were riding in a utility task vehicle when the driver lost control, causing it to overturn and throwing all four from the UTV.

Officials say a 13-year-old Cumberland girl died at the scene.

A 12-year-old boy from Superior was flown to Regions Hospital in St. Paul, Minnesota with critical injuries.  A 14-year-old boy who suffered a head injury was also airlifted to Regions, treated and released late Thursday. An 11-year-old boy from Rice Lake was treated at Marshfield Medical Center and released. 

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