Children Recovering after 4-Year-Old Killed in ATV Crash in Hidalgo Co.

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UPDATE (3/6): The Hidalgo County Sheriff's Office says the other two children involved in the crash are in good condition. 

They say the 9-year-old driver of the ATV and an 8-year-old suffered minor injuries. The children are recovering at home with their families. 


NEAR EDINBURG – Hidalgo County Sheriff’s deputies are investigating a fatal ATV crash on a private property north of Edinburg.

The Hidalgo County Sheriff’s Office confirms to CHANNEL 5 NEWS a 4-year-old was killed.

Officials say a total of three children were involved in the crash Sunday north of FM 1925 on North Val Verde Road.

Deputies say they received a call when the family showed up to the Edinburg Children's Hospital with the child. 

Authorities say the child was allegedly not wearing a helmet or safety equipment. 

The case is still under investigation. 

No further details about the case have been released.

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