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Accident Information File


02/10/2001
A teenager died and his 27-year-old cousin was critically injured when an all-terrain vehicle they were riding on crashed into a wall of rocks and flipped over. They were not found until the next morning sprawled along a five-foot high wall of jagged rocks, which serve as a barrier for a nearby lake in northwest Miami-Dade Co., Fla. Relatives claim the two were not wearng helmets. Police said the area they were riding in is off-limits to ATVs and has "No Trespassing" signs posted.