Vehicle driven by 12-year-old strikes two children in Kremmling |

Vehicle driven by 12-year-old strikes two children in Kremmling

Sky-Hi News staff report
Grand County, CO Colorado

KREMMLING-On Nov. 27, at about 2:15 p.m., two children were injured at their residence after being struck by a motor vehicle, according to police reports.

The accident occurred while a 7-year-old, 9-year-old and 14-year-old were riding on an inner tube and being pulled by a motor vehicle driven by a 12-year-old.

Sheriff Rod Johnson said that while the vehicle was turning a corner the inner tube swung wide and passed the vehicle, at which time the vehicle ran into the children.

The 7-year-old and the 14-year-old were taken to Kremmling Memorial Hospital and then flown to Denver for treatment. At this time it appears the injuries are not life-threatening.

Grand County Sheriff’s Office is investigating the incident with the assistance of the Colorado State Patrol.

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