Teen Dies in ATV Accident

May 29, 3007

Reported by: KPLC Staff

An ATV accident takes the life of a Lake Charles teen.

Thirteen-year-old Whitney Bland was riding an ATV in Sabine Parish. That's when authorities say she hit a bump on a gravel road, lost control, and the ATV flipped over, trapping her underneath.

She was flown by helicopter to the LSU Hospital in Shreveport, where she died.