Sedalia girl, 10, killed in ATV crash

Monday, July 14, 2008

SEDALIA, Mo. (AP) -- A 10-year-old girl is dead after her all-terrain vehicle was struck by a pickup truck near Sedalia.

The Missouri State highway Patrol said Jordan Keith of Sedalia died Sunday night after being airlifted to University of Missouri Hospital in Columbia.

Troopers said the girl was driving the ATV off the road, then drove in front of a pickup truck just west of U.S. 65. The impact threw of girl off the ATV.

The 61-year-old driver of the truck sustained minor injuries but declined treatment.

Information from: The Sedalia Democrat,

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