A 14-year-old Martinsville boy was killed when he lost control of his ATV along a country road late Wednesday, conservation officers said.
Tyler Roland, 14, and a passenger, also 14, were riding near Brian Cemetery and Moulton roads when Roland lost control near a curve.
The ATV rolled on the driver's side, throwing Roland from the vehicle, conservation officers said.
A medical helicopter was called to the scene, but Roland was pronounced dead shortly before reaching the helicopter.
The 14-year-old passenger suffered minor injuries.
Conservation officers said speed appeared to have been a contributing factor in the crash.
The boy and his passenger were not wearing helmets or seat belts, conservation officers said.
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