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ATV accident injures five Princeton boys

Published: Monday, April 9, 2012 7:14 p.m. CDT • Updated: Monday, April 9, 2012 7:31 p.m. CDT

PRINCETON — Two Princeton boys were flown to a Peoria hospital following an ATV accident Sunday afternoon.

According to a Princeton Police Department report, the ATV accident was reported at 3:50 p.m. Sunday. The accident took place 150 feet south of Meadow Lane in a field.

Police found five male juveniles and a black Kawasaki Mule ATV. The juveniles had various degrees of injuries, two appearing to be severe.

Princeton Ambulance arrived on the scene and treated and transported the boys to Perry Memorial Hospital.

Two of the boys were then flown to Peoria for treatment of their injuries.

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