ATV accident kills 1 in Anderson County

One man was killed and a young girl injured in an ATV accident in Anderson County.

According to Anderson County Sheriff's Deputies 69-year-old Lindon Lightsey of Georgia and his 12-year old granddaughter went over a 60 foot embankment on Windrock Mountain Saturday afternoon.

The granddaughter managed to climb up and flag down help. Officials say Lightsey died at the scene. The 12-year-old was taken to u-t medical with non-life threatening injures.

Officials say neither were wearing helmets.


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