ATV crash kills Destin woman in Walton County

Northwest Florida

Family members started to take the girl to the hospital but an ambulance arrived and took over mid-trip, attempting lifesaving efforts. The girl was pronounced dead at the hospital. (Getty Images)

WALTON COUNTY, Fla. (WKRG) — A 59-year-old Destin woman was killed in an ATV crash in Walton County Friday night.

The Florida Highway Patrol report says the crash happened on a private dirt roadway near Laurel Hill just before 9 p.m. The 61-year-old driver of the ATV, also from Destin, lost control of the vehicle, and it overturned. The report states the driver was not injured.

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