Child driving a four-wheeler injured in accident

By Jason Mealey - Producer/assignment editor

FORT WHITE, Fla. - The Florida Highway Patrol says a 12-year-old was taken to UF Pediatrics in Gainesville for serious, but non-life-threatening injuries.

FHP says the child was driving a Yahama Raptor four-wheeler at a high rate of speed over a speed hum on Jordan Street in Fort White Sunday afternoon.

FHP says the four-wheeler overturned and threw him off the bike. FHP says charges are pending.

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