ATV accident kills Beattyville teen

shopkins@herald-leader.comOctober 8, 2010 

A 16-year-old Beattyville boy died early Friday after an accident on an all-terrain vehicle, according to the Fayette County coroner's office.

Jordan Svatba was driving an ATV up a hill on Thursday when the vehicle flipped and landed on top of him. The accident occurred about 6:15 p.m. off Ky. 11 north in Beattyville.

Svatba died at University of Kentucky Chandler Hospital about 2:45 a.m. Friday.

Newnam Funeral Home in Beattyville is handling arrangements.

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