Police have identified the 4-year-old victim of a Cochise County accident.
According to police, Wyatt Bell was riding in a Side By Side UTV when it rolled over near Ocotillo Road and Little Rincon Ranch at about 11:55 a.m. on Sunday. The boy was ejected from the vehicle during the accident.
The victim was then taken to the hospital, where he was pronounced dead. The family of the boy was nearby when the accident happened.
A friend of the family was driving the vehicle at the time of the accident, according to spokeswoman from the Cochise County Sheriff’s Office. Investigators are currently running tests to see whether or not the driver of the UTV was impaired at the time of the incident or not.
The spokeswoman further stated that the accident remains under investigation and the vehicle is also being inspected for any potential mechanical failures.
According to the United States Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC):