UPDATE POSTED 1:35 p.m. MONDAY, APRIL 19, 2021
LEXINGTON, Ky. (WTVQ) – A family gathering turned tragic Sunday when an 8-year-old girl was killed in an ATV accident in eastern Fayette County.
According to Fayuette County Coroner Gary Ginn, Sophia Black was pronounced dead at about 2:25 p.m. from blunt force injuries. The accident happened at about 1:30 p.m. at her home, Ginn said.
The death is being handled as an accident, according to Ginn.
ORIGINAL STORY POSTED 4 P.M. SUNDAY, APRIL 18, 2021
LEXINGTON, Ky. (WTVQ) – On Sunday, the Lexington Police Department responded to a deadly ATV crash on Haley Road north of I-64 near the Avon community in eastern Fayette County.
Officers say the call came in around 1:30 p.m. in the 4400 block of Haley Road near Willow Road.
The Lexington Police Department confirmed one person was killed.
The coroner is expected to release more information about how they died after the family is notified.