Alabama ATV Crash Claims Life Of Cantonment Teen

April 30, 2017

An ATV accident in Alabama claimed the life of a teenage girl from Cantonment Saturday afternoon.

The single vehicle crash occurred at 2:45 p.m. Saturday, according to Alabama State Troopers, on Old Castleberry Road about 1.5 miles north of Brewton.

The 16-year old from Cantonment was killed when the 2004 Polaris ATV she was operating crash.

The teen, who was not wearing a helmet, was transported to D.W. McMillan Memorial Hospital in Brewton, where she died from injuries received in the crash.

Alabama State Troopers have not released the teenage girl’s name.


15 Responses to “Alabama ATV Crash Claims Life Of Cantonment Teen”

  1. Andrew on May 2nd, 2017 6:17 pm

    She was the best friend i could ever had and she was a great girlfriend RIP.

  2. Alivia on May 1st, 2017 6:09 pm

    I havent heard from u in so long, we used to be so close in middle school then we split off when i switched schools. I miss you vanna. #FLIGHHIGHLILBUCK

  3. Camilla Johnson on May 1st, 2017 5:55 pm

    Praying for the family and many friends. She was a friend of my daughter. They had chorus together at Ransom. I meet her and her mother there.

  4. Nicole on May 1st, 2017 3:04 pm

    She sat at my lunch table sometimes, I can’t believe this happened. It just feels so unreal

  5. Kris Carlson on May 1st, 2017 2:48 pm

    She was my best friend ever since I transferred to Tate. She always helped me out and we would talk alot. From the conversations to jokes. We were so close, It’s so surreal that not even a couple days ago I was talking to her, and now shes gone… I can’t believe this is real, but it is. I wish I could just hug her one more time..Rest In Peace, you’re in a better place.

  6. Madison on May 1st, 2017 11:51 am

    Little Buck was my best friend and could put anybody in a good mood. Her laugh lit up any room on any occasion. She was an amazing person and will be missed dearly amongst her many loving friends and family. ❤️

  7. Carrie on May 1st, 2017 9:44 am

    This was one of my beautiful students. Sending prayers of comfort for her family and her friends.

  8. LeeAnn on April 30th, 2017 8:43 pm

    This girl was the niece of one of my brother’s co-workers. Prayers for the family.

  9. Robin on April 30th, 2017 7:46 pm

    Such a sad thing for this young girl and her family. Prayers for all
    And thank our first responders that had to work this.

  10. Sandy on April 30th, 2017 7:19 pm

    Prayers for this family during this horrific time….

  11. anne 1of2 on April 30th, 2017 11:01 am

    Praying for the family of this girl. ATV’s are so much fun and the kids love them. We worry yes, but we have to live life too, we just never know.

  12. mike on April 30th, 2017 8:52 am

    So sad! This type of thing, & injuries, has happened too much in this area. All terrain does not include the road, as these vehicles are not street legal. As paul said, gear. Helmet, boots, gloves, eye protection, back, shoulder & knee pads, along with a chest protector might have made a difference here. :(

  13. Fr÷da on April 30th, 2017 8:46 am

    Praying for the loved ones.

  14. Calvin qualls on April 30th, 2017 8:02 am

    My condolences to her family i have kids that ride and you never can stress the fact enough their fun to ride but they are also dangerous

  15. paul on April 30th, 2017 7:18 am

    All the gear, all the time.. It’s not worth the gamble..