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Amherst County ATV crash hurts three

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Amherst County Sheriff's Office news release

The Amherst County Sheriff's Office investigated an ATV crash Wednesday evening that resulted in three persons being injured. 

Investigation show two ATVs crashed head on, on Wesley Drive, just off of Galt's Mill Road, in Madison Heights.  As a result of the crash, three persons were injured.

Due to their injuries, two persons, one adult and one juvenile were transported by ground to Lynchburg General Hospital.  One additional adult was flown to Lynchburg General Hospital.  Following care in the Emergency Department, the initial adult and juvenile were transferred via helicopter Centra One and Pegasus to the University of Virginia Medical Center for further advanced care.

Investigation into the causing factors of the crash is still ongoing.

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