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Rollover ATV crash kills 15-year-old

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LIBERTY Ill. (WGEM) -- The Adams County Sheriff's Office said a 15-year-old died in a rollover ATV crash east of Liberty, Illinois, on Sunday afternoon.

The Adams County Coroner's Office confirmed the victim was 15-year-old Grace Schell.

Deputies said the ATV was traveling south on East 2450th Street, south of North 900th Avenue when it ran off the roadway and overturned.

Two 16-year-olds were also taken to the Blessing Hospital emergency room where they were being treated for their injuries.

Liberty Schools Superintendent Kelly Bunch confirmed that Grace was a student at the school and said the school would have councilors and clergy available on Monday.

Deputies said they are investigating the incident.

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Blake Sammann

Blake Sammann is a reporter and weekend anchor at WGEM News.

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