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Indiana officials investigating fatal ATV accident in Harrison County

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LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WDRB) -- Indiana Conservation Officers are investigating a fatal ATV accident in Harrison County.

According to a news release, the accident happened Sunday evening on Hulse Lane in Elizabeth, Indiana. Officials say Patricia Shaffer, of Elizabeth, died in the crash.

Authorities say emergency crews responded to the scene at around 8:25 p.m.

When responders arrived, they found Shaffer trapped under a 2016 Kawasaki Mule ATV. She was pronounced dead at the scene, according to authorities.

Officials say Shaffer was not wearing a helmet and safety restraints were not in use when the accident happened.

Authorities are continuing to investigate what caused the crash.

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