Teen injured in ATV crash dies days later

Joe Eldridge, 16, of Harlan County died Friday in a Kingsport, Tenn., hospital, six days after suffering brain injuries in an ATV accident.

The teen was supposed to have started his junior year at Harlan County High School this week.

The accident took place at Slope Hollow near Cloversplint.

A visitation for Joe is scheduled for Monday from 5 to 9 p.m. at Closplint Church of God. Funeral services are Tuesday at 1 p.m.