ATV Crash Sends Two Teens To Hospital

Chatham-Kent police cruiser. (Photo courtesy of Chatham-Kent Police Service.)

Chatham-Kent police are investigating an ATV crash that took place just west of Pain Court.

Police say a 16-year-old youth was operating the vehicle on Big Pointe Rd. yesterday afternoon when he lost control and crashed it into a ditch.

The 16-year-old and his 13-year-old passenger were both thrown from the ATVĀ as a result of the crash.

The driver was taken to hospital with non-life threatening injuries. His passenger wasn’t seriously hurt, but was still taken to the hospital as a precaution.

Anyone with information on the incident is asked to contact Constable Stan Blonde at stanb@chatham-kent.ca or 519-436-6600 extension #85387.