A 16-year-old Richland boy is dead following a late Wednesday afternoon ATV crash in Hamilton Township.

Hamilton Township Police say that a Kawasawki ATV driven by the boy crashed into a tree, near Railroad Boulevard, in the Mizpah section of the township. The ATV overturned in the woods.

Police say the boy, who was wearing a helmet, sustained serious injuries and was taken to Inspira Medial Center in Vineland, where he died of his injuries.

The accident remains under investigation. Police have not released the name of the boy.

 

SOURCE: Hamilton Township Police