Benton Teen Dead After ATV Accident

A Benton teen is dead after an ATV accident that happened Saturday Night. According to a report from Franklin County authorities, First Responders were called to an accident on Number 10 Road west of Logan after an ATV being driven by Abraham Romero had struck a fallen tree. 14-year-old Sergio Mendez was found at the scene, and pronounced dead from severe head trauma. Romero was hospitalized, and the extent of his injuries is unknown at this time. The accident remains under investigation.