CROTHERSVILLE, Ind. (WISH) - Blake Henson, 20, of Brownstown died Sunday afternoon in an ATV accident at the High Fly MX race in Crothersville, according to officials.
Henson was attempting a jump when he lost control of his ATV and the quad came crashing down on him causing severe injuries. At the time of the accident Henson was wearing a safety helmet, chest protector, gloves, boots and riding clothing.
The race Henson was competing in was sanctioned by the American Motorcycle Association. Required Paramedics were already on the scene and were able to give Henson immediate medical attention.
Henson was taken to the Scott County Hospital where he was pronounced dead. The accident is under investigation.
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