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1 person dies after utility terrain vehicle crashes in a Russell County pasture


RUSSELL, Kansas — One person has been killed in a utility terrain vehicle crash in a Russell County pasture.

KSNW-TV ( ) reports that the crash occurred Saturday morning south of Russell.

Russell County Sheriff John R. Fletcher said in a statement that the juvenile driver was ejected and was trapped beneath the vehicle. The coroner pronounced the driver dead at the scene. Fletcher says a juvenile passenger also was ejected from the UTV and was treated and released from a hospital.

The victim's name wasn't immediately released.

Information from: KSNW-TV.

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