ATV collides with Jeep in Chili; two teenagers injured
Chili, N.Y. - Two teenagers were hurt, with one suffering a serious head injury, after the ATV they were riding on collided with a Jeep Saturday night.
Around 10:30 pm, deputies responded to the area of Chili Center Coldwater Road near 490 for the accident report.
Upon investigation, deputies said the 3-wheel ATV tried to pass the Jeep as the Jeep was attempting a u-turn.
That's when the ATV apparently collided with the driver's side of the Jeep.
The 16-year-old driver of the ATV, and his 17-year-old passenger, both from Chili, were thrown from the vehicle.
The driver suffered non-life threatening injuries, but the passenger sustained a serious head injury.
The 16-year-old was issued multiple traffic violation tickets. Deputies said alcohol and drugs did not play a role in the accident.
Two people, from Bradford, NY, were in the Jeep; neither were injured.