By David Elliott. From KRSL.com. Originally posted: August 22, 2015. Original Article.
A utility terrain vehicle accident Saturday morning south of Russell killed a Russell teen and injured another.
According to the Russell County Sheriff’s Office, at approximately 10:37 AM Saturday, Russell County 911 Dispatch received a report of an injury accident.
The accident occurred in a pasture south of Russell.
Deputies from the Russell County Sheriff’s Office along with Russell City Fire and Russell County EMS responded.
It was discovered 13-year-old Cael Scott Evans of Russell, the driver of the off road UTV, was ejected and trapped under the vehicle.
The Russell County Deputy Coroner was contacted and pronounced Evans dead at the scene.
A passenger, 12-year-old Briar Ulrich of Russell, was also ejected from the vehicle.
Ulrich was transported to Russell Regional Hospital where he was treated and released.