Master Trooper Joe Veeneman
Public Affairs Officer
Kentucky State Police
Post 8, Morehead
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ATV Injury Accident Morgan County
Date of News Release: 03/30/2014
(Ezel, KY) - On Sunday, March 30, 2014 at approximately 3:33 p.m. Kentucky State Police, Morehead, was notified of an A.T.V. collision that occurred in Ezel, Kentucky. Trooper Brandon Burton and the Black Water Fire Department responded to the scene. Upon investigation, an 8 year old juvenile was operating an A.T.V. with a 3 year old juvenile passenger, when the A.T.V. struck a fence. Both juveniles were treated on scene, by Morgan County EMS, and transported to the Morgan County ARH Hospital, in West Liberty, Kentucky. The 3 year old juvenile, was later airlifted to the University of Kentucky Hospital, where he is listed in serious condition. Helmets were not utilized during the collision. The collision remains under investigation by Trooper Brandon Burton.