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1 killed, 1 injured in Alabama ATV crash

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TALLADEGA, Ala. (AP) — Authorities in Talladega County say a teenage boy has died in a crash between an ATV and an SUV.

Department of Public Safety officials said Sunday that 17-year-old Wesley Newsome was driving an ATV that was struck by a Jeep Cherokee on Saturday night. Officials say Newsome was taken to UAB Hospital in Birmingham and was later pronounced dead.

AL.com reports that a 16-year-old girl was also riding on the ATV and was hospitalized.

Officials say the driver of the SUV was not injured and the crash is under investigation.


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