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Child critically injured when truck hits ATV in Summit County

Published: Sunday, July 6 2014 11:33 a.m. MDT

A child was critically injured Friday when a truck hit the all-terrain vehicle he and three others were riding in east of Oakley.

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OAKLEY, SUMMIT COUNTY — A child was severely injured Friday when a truck hit the all-terrain vehicle he and three others were riding in east of Oakley.

A four-seat ATV carrying four minors was traveling west on Weber Canyon Road at about 6500 East when a truck came up behind it. As the ATV slowed, the truck tried to pass it on the left as the ATV also turned left, said Summit County Sheriff's Sgt. Ron Bridge.

Two children were taken to the hospital. One suffered critical injuries, and the other was treated and released, Bridge said. Two others were treated at the scene. The truck driver as not injured.

The accident remains under investigation.

— Dennis Romboy

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