Deadly crash in Kaufman leads to death of six-year-old


KAUFMAN (1080 KRLD)- DPS is investigating a deadly crash between a vehicle and an ATV on FM 2727 Saturday afternoon in Kaufman.

Officials say at around 12:44 pm Saturday, a Chevy Equinox was going southbound on 2727 when it slammed into a side-by-side ATV carrying 6 passengers.

The ATV was trying to cross FM 2727 from County Rd 167 to Travis Lane when it was hit in the intersection.

DPS says a 6 year old was pronounced dead at the scene and two other passengers were taken by helicopter to Children's Medical in Dallas in critical condition.

One passenger was transported by ambulance, while two others were treated at the scene and released. The driver and passenger in the Equinox were uninjured.