10-year-old girl injured in ATV accident

RIPLEY, N.Y. (WIVB) – A 10-year-old girl has been airlifted to a Pittsburgh hospital after an ATV crash in Chautauqua County.

Police say the girl was driving the ATV on Wattlesburg Road in the Town of Ripley, Thursday afternoon. For an unknown reason, the ATV flipped over on the road, throwing the young girl from the vehicle.

The 10-year-old was treated at the scene and then airlifted to the Children’s Hospital in Pittsburgh for further treatment.

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