CONNELLSVILLE (KDKA) — One person is dead and a child has been hospitalized following an ATV accident Saturday in Fayette County.

State police have identified the victim as 20-year-old Joseph Foster of Connellsville.

Police say Foster was driving when he lost control and both he and his 11-year-old passenger were thrown from the ATV.

Foster was taken to Highlands Hospital where he was pronounced dead.

His passenger was flown by medical helicopter to Children’s Hospital for treatment.

State police say the child is being held there for observation.

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