WESLEY CHAPEL, FL – Pasco Fire Rescue reported it was at the scene of a fatal ATV rollover accident on Tuesday afternoon.
The incident took place in the area of Fog Hollow Drive and Solitude Drive in Wesley Chapel, according to WTSP.
The Florida Highway Patrol said a 61-year-old Wesley Chapel man was driving an ATV when he was not able to negotiate a curve properly and the vehicle overturned, ejecting both occupants. The ATV fell on top of the driver’s 62-year-old passenger, who was pronounced dead at the scene. The driver was flown to an area hospital as a trauma alert with serious injuries. The names of the victims were not released.
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