12-Year-Old Girl Killed in Eastern Iowa UTV Crash


SPRINGBROOK, Iowa (AP) — A 12-year-old girl in eastern Iowa died when the utility vehicle she was on crashed and rolled, sheriff’s officials said.

The Jackson County Sheriff’s Office said the crash happened Sunday afternoon just outside Springbrook. The crash happened on a farm, the Telegraph Herald in Dubuque reported.

Officials took “extensive life-saving measures” to save the girl, the sheriff’s office said in a news release, but she died at the scene. The girl’s name had not been released by Monday morning.

The Iowa Department of Natural Resources and the sheriff’s department are investigating the crash.

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