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      ATV accident in Iron River injures 8-year-old

      The Iron River Police Department responded to an ATV accident Saturday. The accident occurred on ORV Trail #2 located near Stambaugh Avenue.

      The accident occurred when the 24-year-old operator of the four-wheeler lost control. The ATV rolled, causing an 8-year-old passenger to become pinned under it.

      EMS transported the passenger to NorthStar Hospital. No names are being released at this time.

      IRPD was assisted at the scene by the Iron County Sheriff's Department, DNR Conservation Officers and MSP Post 85.