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Hope Mills boy dies in ATV accident

CUMBERLAND COUNTY, NC (WECT) - An 11-year-old boy is dead following an ATV accident Sunday night, according to the Cumberland County Sheriff's Office.

Ayed Alsaiti, of Hope Mills, was with his family visiting friends on Barbour Lake Road, according to a news release. He and another child were riding the ATV when the driver lost control. Alsaiti, who was not wearing a helmet, was seriously hurt.

He died shortly after 7:30 P.M. at Cape Fear Valley Medical Center, according to the release. His body will be transported to the State Medical Examiner's Office for autopsy.

No other information was available at the time of this report.

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