Juvenile Killed in ATV Accident

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A juvenile was killed early Sunday morning in an accident in Coshocton County.

The Coshocton County Sheriff’s Office said the accident took place at the intersection of State Route 651 and Township Road 231 in Crawford Township.

The Sheriff’s Office says the juveniles were traveling south on Township Road 231 around 3:00AM in a four-wheeler, when the driver failed to negotiate a curve causing the juveniles to go off the road and strike a tree.

Authorities said the juveniles were ejected from the four wheeler. One was transported to Altman Hospital where he was treated and released. The other juvenile was pronounced deceased on scene.

The accident remains under investigation.

Nichole Hannahs
Nichole is WHIZ’s News Director/Anchor. She joined the WHIZ family while attending high school at Bishop Rosecrans, before taking a full-time position in 2005. Nichole is no stranger to the area. She grew up in Corning, Ohio and and graduated from Waynesburg College, where she received her Bachelor’s Degree in Communications emphasizing in Sports Broadcasting/Sports Information and Journalism.When not at work Nichole enjoys watching St. Louis Blues hockey, enjoying time with family, spending time outdoors and reading.If Nichole wasn't in broadcasting she'd probably have become a teacher.Nichole is married to a fellow sports fan Brandon. They have two sons Cameron and Xavier.