By Jeanette Trompter. From Originally posted: June 25, 2015. Original Article.


An 8-year-old girl was killed Thursday evening at Heritage Ranch near Lake Nacimiento after the ATV her father was driving overturned.

The accident happened shortly after 7 p.m. on Heritage Road near Heritage Loop Road. A law enforcement official tells KSBY the father was driving the ATV and lost control on a curve, overturning the vehicle. The driver’s 8-year-old daughter was airlifted to Twin Cities Community Hospital where she was pronounced dead.

The California Highway Patrol is investigating the crash.