Monroe County boy killed in fatal collision
TOMPKINSVILLE, Ky. (WBKO) - Kentucky State Police says a boy was killed Thursday in an accident involving an ATV.
According to the report, the accident happened around 4:24 p.m. Officials said the boy, later identified as Bryson Pickerell, was riding a 2004 Honda ATV on White Street when he lost control and ran off the roadway. The ATV struck a tree and then a home. KSP says Bryson was not wearing a helmet. He was taken to the Monroe County Medical Center where he was pronounced deceased.
A post on the Monroe County School District’s Facebook page said that Bryson was a 6th grade student at Monroe County Middle School. The post described Bryson as an “active and kind young man who loved to make people laugh.”
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