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12-year-old injured in ATV wreck

Posted July 2, 2008 2:46 p.m. EDT
Updated July 2, 2008 3:06 p.m. EDT

— A 12-year-old was injured Wednesday afternoon when he flipped the all-terrain vehicle he was riding in some woods, authorities said.

It happened about 1 p.m. near the corner of Shoe Heel Road and Old Beulah Road near Kenly. The boy was taken to Duke University Hospital to be treated for non-life-threatening injuries.

Another boy was also riding the ATV with him, but he was not injured.

The Johnston County Sheriff's Office was nvestigating the wreck Wednesday afternoon.