HILLMAN, Minn. — A 9-year-old boy died after the ATV he was riding in crashed in central Minnesota. The 10-year-old boy who was operating the vehicle suffered minor injuries, authorities said Monday.
The Morrison County Sheriff's Office said the 10-year-old was driving the side-by-side ATV near a cornfield on private property in Lakin Township on Sunday evening when he lost control and the vehicle flipped.
Both boys were thrown from the vehicle. Life-saving measures were performed on the 9-year-old but he died at the scene. The 10-year-old was taken to St. Cloud Hospital by a family member.
The crash is being investigated and additional details about the boys, who are from Hillman, were not being released.