12-year-old boy killed in ATV accident

April 4, 2010 1:33:41 PM PDT
A 12-year-old boy died this evening in an all-terrain vehicle accident in unincorporated Monterey County near Gonzales, according to the Monterey County Sheriff's Office.

The boy died after an accident that occurred at about 7 p.m. near the intersection of River and Sanchez roads, according to the sheriff's office.

A Monterey California Highway Patrol dispatcher said the boy was riding the vehicle on private property near the intersection when he crashed.

The CHP is investigating the incident.