12-year-old boy dies in ATV crash

NILES TOWNSHIP, Mich. (NEWSCHANNEL 3) - A 12-year-old boy dies in an ATV crash in Berrien County.

It happened in the 2300 block of Walton Road in Niles Township, Sunday around 3:20 p.m.

Berrien County deputies say the boy hit a parked vehicle and was thrown from the ATV. Witnesses tell deputies the ATV then landed on top of him.

Deputies say the boy was not wearing a helmet at the time of the crash and was pronounced dead at the scene.