A five-year-old boy was killed in a Florida ATV crash. A Florida man and his son were riding an ATV in Lakeland Florida when the ATV they were on overturned. The man identified as Joshua Heard, age 32 and his 5-year-old son Eli Heard were riding on a dirt road in an area near West Socrum Loop Rd. The boy Eli was riding in front of his father on the ATV when they went over a mound and the ATV rolled over several times. It is suspected that a tire support may have failed during the ride causing the ATV to crash. Both the father and son were ejected from the ATV during the crash. Local Florida emergency crews transported both to Lakeland Regional Health Medical Center. The five-year-old boy Eli was pronounced dead. The father Joshua suffered broken ribs. The local officials are investigating the fatal Florida ATV crash.
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