14-year-old dead after fall from ATV in Pasco County, troopers say

A teen girl died after falling out of an ATV on Sunday.

According to the Florida Highway Patrol, it occurred around 4 p.m. on Old Trilby Road, north of Trilby Road in Dade City.

Troopers said a single-seat ATV was heading north on Old Trilby Road. A 15-year-old was driving with three passengers – a 14-year-old and two 12-year-olds. 

While traveling on the paved road, troopers said the 14-year-old fell off the ATV and had serious injuries. She was taken to a hospital where she later passed away.