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Girl, 16, killed in ATV crash in central Georgia

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WARNER ROBINS, Ga. (AP) - Authorities say a 16-year-old girl was killed in the crash of an all-terrain vehicle in central Georgia.

The Telegraph newspaper reports (http://bit.ly/11IcQBw) that the accident happened around 3:40 p.m. Friday in Houston County.

Houston County sheriff's officials say the ATV was being driven by 17-year-old Joshua Ryals of Warner Robins when it tipped over as he attempted to make a turn.

Authorities said Ryals and 16-year-old Theresa Bridges of Warner Robins were thrown from the vehicle. They said Ryals was seriously injured, and Bridges died Friday night at a hospital.

 

Information from: The Macon Telegraph, http://www.macontelegraph.com

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