Oct 19, 2009 2:48 PM by sleonard
A young girl was run over by an ATV on Sunday. A St. Mary Deputy was called to BDC Lane in Centerville in reference to a four wheeler accident.
According to the deputy, several individuals were riding ATV's in a cane field when one of the vehicles passed the other and the driver hit the brakes causing a female passenger to fall off and be run over by the four wheeler she was riding. The juvenile victim was taken to a near by hospital by way of Ambulance and later lifted by AirMed to a hospital in Lafayette; the victim was last listed in critical condition.
After an investigation, two 14-year-old females were arrested for reckless operation and released to guardians pending juvenile court proceedings.