A 15-year-old teen died after she was thrown from an ATV and struck a cattle trailer in Tennessee, a sheriff’s workplace mentioned.
The woman was a passenger in an ATV that her uncle was driving on Wednesday, June 15, in an open subject in Jefferson City, the Jefferson County Sheriff’s Office mentioned in a Facebook submit.
As her uncle started to sluggish the automobile down, it out of the blue accelerated towards the cattle trailer, deputies mentioned.
When he swerved to overlook the trailer, the teenager was thrown off the ATV, deputies mentioned.
Her physique then hit the cattle trailer, the sheriff’s workplace mentioned.
LauraBeth Childress was taken to a medical heart the place she died from her accidents two days after the incident, authorities mentioned.
“We ask everyone to remember this family in your thoughts and prayers,” the sheriff’s workplace mentioned within the Facebook submit. “No charges are expected to be filed at this time.”
Jefferson City is about 30 miles northeast of Knoxville.